Fire and Rescue

Fairfax County, Virginia

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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