Citizens Fire Academy

Citizens Fire Academy

Being a Firefighter is not just about dousing flames. Get an inside view of the Romeoville Fire Department by learning about the services offered, while increasing your fire and safety awareness during the free 10-week Citizen’s Fire Academy. Applicants must be 18 years of age.

Classes run from February 2, 2023 to March 30, 2023. Classes are every Thursday for 10 weeks from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at Fire Station #3, 698 N. Birch. 

Academy Topics Include:

  • Fire Behavior 
  • Fire Service Tools & Equipment
  • EMS Overview     
  • Auto Extrication 
  • Day in the training tower 
  • CPR (Will be certified by AHA)  

Registration for Romeoville residents is now open. Non-resident registration will begin on January 18, 2023. Register here. 

Class size is limited to 20. 

For questions, please contact the Fire Prevention Bureau at (815) 372-4045 or

Citizens Fire Academy
Citizens Fire Academy
Citizens Fire Academy