SPRING 2020 DATES Please go to “Forms” Link and complete the Course Interest Form or send your information and questions to “Contact Us”.   

Accredited by the California State Fire Marshal’s Office

  • Academy Dates: January 8, 2020 – May 8, 2020  –  Course Announcement Pending
  • Applications will OPEN: August 31, 2019
  • Orientation Date (Non-Mandatory):  Saturday, December 7, 2019, 0900-1300 hours, Rm 2142  (tentative)
    • General Information to all students, academy overview, required purchases, and expectations. 
    • We are attempting to place this on a multimedia platform for those not able to attend and/or from out of the area.
  • Orientation Date (MANDATORY): Saturday, 2020, 0900-1300 hours, Room 2142 (To Be Announced)
    • Rules & Regulation overview, orientation forms, confirm books, uniforms & PPE issuance.
  • Family members are welcome and encouraged to attend an orientation date listed above.

Certification:  Conforms to standards for certification by the California State Fire Marshal, Board of Fire Services, IFSAC and PRO-Board.  Upon successful completion, the student is eligible for certification as an EMT-I and is academically qualified for state certification as a Firefighter1.  Students completing the program are still required to complete either one-year as a volunteer firefighter or six months as a paid firefighter with a California fire department to be certified as a Firefighter I.  Students will be required to take all portions of the Firefighter I Academy even though they may be EMT I certified or above.

  1. Students must be 18 years old to participate with EMT clinical training (within the academy).
  2. Concurrent Enrollment in a morning PE 1.34 class (M****).
  3. FIRTC 1 – Fire Protection Organization (required) – offered during fall 2019, Monday Evenings, 6-8:50 pm, or equivalent (approved by facilitator).
  4. Public Safety First Aid/CPR – Must Attend EMT510 – Information and required date will be provided within application process

Orientation General Information:    

  • Time:  0900-1300 Hours
  • Civilian Attire (business casual)
  • No parking decal required after 1800 hours or during weekends (do not park in “staff” or “reserved” parking)

Academy Dates: January 8 to May 8, 2020

  • Academy is Monday through Friday, 0800-1700 hours daily (possible Saturday required make-up tutoring).
  • PE 1.34 is Tuesday & Thursdays, 0600-0715 hours (tentative).

Course Location: Marysville Campus; East Lot, 2088 North Beale Road; Marysville CA 95901, Room 2142
hours: 530-749-3879,
fax: 530-749-3874,
office email: cgil@yccd.edu or llandis@yccd.edu ; facilitator email:  dray@yccd.edu

Course Announcement & Fees (approx. $3,000):  Announcement Pending