WFFD citizen’s fire academy starts in September

Local News

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) —The Wichita Falls Fire Department is giving citizens a chance to find out what it means to be a firefighter.

The citizens’ fire academy starts next month.

Participants will learn about the history of the fire department and receive hands-on training on everything from hose handling, CPR, and even see a live-fire demonstration.

You must be 18 and will have to pass a background check

Applications are due September 3rd!

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