Utah Fire and Rescue Academy


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Out of an abundance of caution, we have decided to cancel Winter Fire School 2021. Please see memo for details.

Memo from Director Brad Wardle



UFRA COVID-19 Prevention Procedures


The UFRA organization contributes to the safety and security of Utah residents by training fire service emergency responders, creating and maintaining programs and courses related to fire service emergency response, assisting in the development of current and future fire department leaders, and maintaining a certification program that insures a high degree of professionalism in all disciplines of the fire service.



Firefighter training others

The Utah Fire & Rescue Academy provides a wide variety of training opportunities to members of Utah fire departments.


Certification & Testing

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Becoming certified in various levels of the fire service ensures that your knowledge and skills meet national standards. UFRA is the only organization in Utah that can grant certifications that are accredited by IFSAC and ProBoard.


Chiefs Resources

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We know you are busy and there is always more paperwork to be done. We have made the process easier. Check out our library of quick resources to make you life easier.

Fire Officer Designation Program

Map your path to career advancement.


COVID-19 Testing for First Responders

The Dept of Health has created a survey that will generate a testing referral for first responders that have had high-risk exposures to COVID-19. The survey asks questions that will identify high-risk exposures and will generate a referral that will be sent by text and/or email to the individual.  Access survey.

COVID-19 New Red Card Procedures

Wildland 2020 season updates:

For the 2020 fire year, effective through December 31, 2020, we are departing from standard guidance described in the FFSL Fire Management Program Guide, UFRA certification standards, and National Wildfire Coordinating Group publications, including the WCT Administrator’s guide.

 More Details and Self Assesment forms

Job Openings

Looking for a new opportunity. Stay up to date with the latest job postings on our Fire Departments listing page. Need qualified help? Post your listings with us.

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 Utah Firefighter Crisis Support Line: 801-587-1800
Available 24/7