Women's Weekend at the National Fire Academy


The U.S. Fire Administration, in partnership with Women in Fire, is pleased to host its first-ever Women's Weekend at the National Fire Academy (NFA) in Emmitsburg, Maryland. Fire and emergency medical services (EMS) personnel (career/volunteer/combination across all disciplines, e.g., structural, airport, wildland, prevention, etc.) are welcome to attend.

A fantastic 2-day event is scheduled that will offer 7 different 2-day NFA classes. As you look at the list of classes, you will see that there is something for everyone.

Women's Weekend classes:

  • Best Practices in Community Risk Reduction
  • NEW Command and Control for Initial Company Officer
  • NEW Supervising Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Investigation First Responder
  • Health and Safety Program Manager
  • Leadership in Supervision: Creating Environments for Professional Growth
  • Wildland Urban Interface: Fire Adapted Communities – Introduction and Leadership

Location: National Fire Academy
Address: 6825 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, MD 21727 (get directions)
Contact Name: Eriks Gabliks
Contact E-mail: eriks.gabliks@fema.dhs.gov

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Jun 24, 2023 (All day) to Jun 25, 2023 (All day)