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

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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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