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Indiana Department of Homeland Security

IDHS > About IDHS > Certification > Fire Certification Fire Certification

1-800-666-7784
Fax: (317) 233-0497

Indiana Government Center South
302 W. Washington St., Room E239
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2739

The Certification Section Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, except for state recognized holidays.

NOTICE: IDHS is performing maintenance on the Acadis Public Safety Personnel Portal.  The agency will be removing or correcting certifications with the issue date of 11/11/1111. If the certification is valid, the date will be corrected. If the certification is not valid, it will be deleted. Please check your certifications. If you need the actual certification with the correct date, log into the portal and print them.  IDHS WILL NOT BE PRINTING ANY CERTIFICATIONS WITH THE ISSUE DATE of 11/11/1111.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTOR BULLETIN - CERTIFICATION & TESTING

***IMPORTANT Fire Engineering Update***

Online Testing Instructions

Paper Testing Instructions

Packet Information - Fire

For course information or additional information, contact the Training Specialist assigned.

 Course

 Contact

 Email

 Investigator
 D/O Programs (ALL)
 Safety Officer
 National Fire Academy
 Mobile Live Fire Trainer
 Machinery Operations/Technician
 Hazardous Materials Trainer

 Brandon Wood

 BrWood@dhs.in.gov 

 Firefighter I/II
 Fire Officer I, II, III, & IV
 Mandatory Firefighter
 Modular Firefighter
 Inspector I & II
 Instructor I & II/III
 Leadership Courses 
 Testing
 Strategy/Tactics
 Hazardous Materials (ALL)

 John Buckman 

 jbuckman@dhs.in.gov  

 Camp Atterbury Search & Rescue Center Information
 Search & Rescue Courses
 K-9 Credentialing

 Lillian Hardy

lhardy@dhs.in.gov 

 Ice Water Rescue Courses
 Wilderness Search Courses
 Rope Rescue Information
 Technical Rescue Information

 Chip Sunier

 csunier@dhs.in.gov

Fire Training

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National Fire Academy

National Fire Academy Courses

Short Form Application

  • Use this application if your course code begins with the following letters: F, H, W or Y. FEMA Form 119-25-2 is also used for Q133, H134, and any conferences held on the NFA Campus.

General Admissions Application

  • Use this application if your course code begins with the following letters: C, N, O, P, R or T.

FEMA Student Identification Number

  • Required for ALL National Fire Academy course applications.  Social Security Numbers will not be accepted.
  • Visit https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/ to apply for your SID number.