Fire Safety Academies

2021 Spring Academy

March 16th, March 18th, March 23rd, March 25th & March 30th 
(must attend all 5 session dates)

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Academy begins promptly at 5:30 p.m.
(please log in 10 minutes early for check-in)

For the Academy Zoom login information, contact Assistant Director, Rachel Crowell at rachel@ffburn.org

2021 Fall Academy

Dates: TBA

 

Families attend a three session fire safety academy. It is recommended that all family members attend the academy. The academy is conducted twice a year at different locations. The academy is broken up into age appropriate classes for the youths and there is different curriculum for each class. The parents are in their own group as well where they attend informational training seminars.

The academy provides many educational tools as well as presents guest speakers from various fire departments, probation, UC Davis Firefighters Burn Institute Regional Burn Center, Shriners & Mental Health.

As part of the academy, children will learn:

  • Fire safety education
  • Fire hazard recognition
  • Home escape planning
  • Responsibility
  • Problem solving skills
  • Natural & legal consequences
  • Communication
  • Thinking errors
  • Peer pressure
  • Leadership skills
  • Dealing with and sharing feelings