Citizens Fire Academy (CFA) is an eight-week program that gives residents an opportunity to learn about about Allen Fire Department's structure and operations. The course is free and takes place each spring.
Participants must be at least age 18 and live or work in Allen. If you have questions, call our Public Education Coordinator at 214.509.4420.
Applications for the Spring 2023 course will open January 23 and close February 17. The course takes place on 8 consecutive Thursdays beginning March 16, 2023. There will also be 2 optional Saturday classes during this Spring 2023 session. Mandatory background check performed all applications.
All Citizens Fire Academy applications will be reviewed by a committee. Applicants will be notified of their status by March 1.