Fire and Rescue

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8:00AM-4:30PM M-F
12099 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035
John S. Butler
Fire Chief


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Deputy Chief Gregory W. Hunter

Welcomes You to the Training Division


Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Academy
4600 West Ox Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 631-8121
FAX (703)378-5347

The Training Division trains career and volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians (EMTs) in one of the most progressive combination fire departments in the country. The Training Division handles basic training, field training, emergency medical services (EMS) training, volunteer training, Explorer Post 1949 Program, and Honor Guard Unit. Visit the EMS Simulation Center, and see what new advancements in training and technology make this a premier training facility. Other areas of interest include:CPR, administration, and training digital photos. Visit the links below to learn more about each section.

Training Division's Mission Statement

The Training Division shall strive to provide the highest quality training, education, and information to the members of the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department facilitating excellence in service to the citizens and visitors of Fairfax County, Virginia.

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