Fire and Rescue

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8:00AM-4:30PM M-F
12099 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035
Fire & Rescue Department
Fairfax County

Academy Pictures

The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Academy located at 4600 West Ox Road in Fairfax

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits at a live-fire training exercise, don their protective gear before entering a simulated residential fire

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits perform CPR on an infant manikin during EMS night operations training

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits render aid to a patient during a simulated EMS call

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits tend to a simulated EMS call assisted by the Fairfax County Police Helicopter Unit

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits practice with several different types of forcible entry tools

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits learn to escape confined spaces during their course "Firefighter Safety and Survival"

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits train for vehicle fires

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits train for vehicle fires

 

 

 

 

 


Training involves rappelling from the Academy's interior tower

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits receive instruction during ventilation training

 

 

 

 

 


Recruits utilize a ground ladder during training exercises at the Academy's burn building

 

 

 

 

 


A Field Training live-fire exercise

 

 

 

 

 


The Field Training Branch utilize the thermal imaging camera during training exercises

 

 

 

 

 


Volunteer apparatus Rescue Engine 421 at a live-fire training exercise at Dulles Airport

 

 

 

 

 


Volunteers advance a hoseline during live-fire exercises at an acquired structure

 

 

 

 

 


Volunteers conduct search with a RIT in an abandoned building

 

 

 

 

 


Volunteers train in roof ventilation

 

 

 

 

 


Volunteers simulate a rope rescue

 

 

 

 

 


Volunteers practice using the Hurst tool during vehicle extrication

 

 

 

 

 


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