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Registration and Fees

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REGISTRATION FORMS

  • ACADEMY
    Academy and Regional Technical Rescue courses require written pre-registration via mail or fax to the Academy, using the approved Academy Registration Form (676KB PDF form) (1 pg). Telephone reservations are not accepted. Note: Registration forms received for courses held at the NYS Academy of Fire Science for 2018 will not be confirmed until October 1, 2017.

  • OUTREACH PROGRAMS
    Outreach programs can be attended by contacting your COUNTY FIRE COORDINATOR or Municipal Training Officer.

NON-REFUNDABLE COURSE REGISTRATION FEE

  • ACADEMY
    course registration fees are nonrefundable.
    New York State residents — $25
    Out-of-State — $50
    Payable in advance with registration form.

  • OUTREACH PROGRAMS
    No Fees

MATERIALS FEE

  • ACADEMY
    See course description.

    Materials fee may be paid upon arrival.

  • OUTREACH PROGRAMS
    No Fees

LODGING AND MEALS

  • ACADEMY
    Academy Resident: — $40/day (No dinner on in-coming nights)

    Academy Commuter: Meals Only — $8/day, includes breakfast and lunch. (Dinner may be available to purchase at $9/day)

    Meals and lodging may be paid upon arrival.

  • OUTREACH PROGRAMS

    Student responsibility


PAYMENT METHOD

  • ACADEMY
    Fees may be paid by check, money order or signed PO/Voucher payable to “Academy of Fire Science”.

    If MasterCard or VISA is being used, the registration form must include a credit card number, expiration date and signature.

    Please fax credit card registrations to (607) 535-4841.

    Payment must accompany the registration form.

PREREQUISITE COURSES

  • ACADEMY
    Those Academy courses requiring prerequisites must provide a copy of proof of completion and must accompany the registration form.

ACCEPTANCE NOTICE

  • ACADEMY
    Students receive written notification of acceptance. This notification also details mandatory registration and accommodation fees as well as any associated course material fee referenced in course descriptions.