Junior Fire Academy

Allen Fire Department’s Junior Fire Academy teaches fifth and sixth grade students what it takes to be an Allen firefighter. Students rehearse practical first aid and fire safety skills, learn about firefighting equipment and build self-confidence.

Whether your student is exploring firefighting as a future career, or he/she simply wants a fun-filled learning experience, Junior Fire Academy is a program for everyone!

Course enrollment 2024

Junior Fire Academy will be held June 24-28, 2024. Enrollment opens in April!

  • How to enroll: Students must complete an online application which includes medical release forms and parental release forms. 
  • Camp schedule: Junior Fire Academy offers one session during summer from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Session is limited to 20 students.
  • Eligibility: Participants must live in Allen and be completing fifth or sixth grade this year.