Cisco College is Accepting Applications for Fire Academy

ABILENE, Texas – Do you want to be a firefighter? Cisco College is now accepting applications for its 2010-2011 Fire Academy.

Classes will begin Aug. 25 and will run sequentially from Fall 2010 through Summer 2011. Upon completion, graduates will receive a certificate and will be prepared to sit for the state exam. Graduates who successfully pass the state exam will be eligible for employment with any fire department in the state.

Applicants to the program must be at least 18 years of age and must take the ACCUPLACER placement test at Cisco College.

Program participants will attend classes at Cisco College in Abilene as well as TSTC-Abilene where they will complete the emergency medical technician portion of their training.

Acceptance into the program is competitive and will be limited to 20 participants. For more information, contact Micheline Tolle at Micheline.tolle@cisco.edu or 325.794.4408..