Roanoke Fire-EMS Academy
In the academy the recruit will learn the basics of fire-EMS, including but not limited to:
Firefighter I & II
Emergency Medical Technician- Basic (EMT-B)
Intro to Technical Rescue
Emergency Vehicle Operations (EVOC)
Recruits with a current EMS certification and no fire training may also attend a condensed academy.
All recruits must complete ride-along hours during the academy to gain experience.
Each recruit school produces a video shown at the academies graduation highlighting their experiences. Below is a video from Recruit School #26.