Firefighter Training

Welcome Class of 2017-2018

Posted by on Jul 15, 2017 in EMT-B Training, Firefighter Training, Uncategorized

Welcome to the class of 2017-2018. This Years SLPS Fire & EMS Academy will be exciting. First day of school will be Wednesday 16 August 2017. Prepare yourselves for Fun and Hard Work.  

Read More

2015-2016 Class Photo

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in EMT-B Training, Firefighter Training

Read More

Welcome Fire & EMS students class of 2016

Posted by on Aug 19, 2015 in EMT-B Training, Firefighter Training

Welcome Fire & EMS students class of 2016. This year we are striving for a more organized, dedicated and positive year. We’ve already got off to a great start! We are moving quickly and efficiently towards our goal of becoming certified and licensed EMT\Firefighters. Things are going to be quite different, such as being prepared and on top of things. As the chiefs and captains told us this program is a great opportunity and we all should take advantage of it. We don’t want to make this program stressful; we want to have fun while achieving our goals. Student PIO...

Read More

Certified Fire Instructor I

Posted by on May 1, 2015 in Firefighter Training

  We have 4 new Certified Fire Instructors. Congratulations to Asst. Chief Tony Rezek, Captain Ted Lohr, Instructors Antuan Knox and Marcus Denman for successfully completing a Missouri Division of Fire Safety sanction Instructor I Class. All four passed the sate test.   Chief Ken Riddle.

Read More

Training at STLFD on 15 April 2015

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Firefighter Training

  Forcible Entry View Full Album     Structural Search and Rescue View Full Album Photos courtesy of CAY Photography\CAY Sports & Advantage...

Read More

Training at the St. Louis Fire Department Fire Academy Tower

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Firefighter Training

27 March 2015     View Full Album Photos courtesy of CAY Photography\CAY Sports & Advantage...

Read More

Fire Academy Photos

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Firefighter Training

    View Full...

Read More

St. Louis Fire Department Rescue Squad 1 Visits SLPS Fire & EMS

Posted by on Feb 11, 2015 in Firefighter Training

      View Full...

Read More

Elkhart Brass Loans Nozzles to SLPSFD Fire-EMS Academy

Posted by on Feb 5, 2015 in Firefighter Training, Uncategorized

Elkhart Brass of Elkhart, Indiana loans several fire nozzles to our academy to help our students learn firefighting skills. We want to thank Elkhart Brass very much for their support....

Read More

ST. Louis Fire Department Instructors support SLPSFD Fire-EMS Academy

Posted by on Jan 15, 2015 in Firefighter Training, Uncategorized

A big thank you to Chief Dennis Jenkerson and the men and women of the St. Louis Fire Department for supporting the SLPSFD Fire-EMS Academy with providing certified fire instructors to teach and evaluate or student...

Read More

Welcome Battalion Chief Tony Rezek

Posted by on Aug 8, 2014 in EMT-B Training, Firefighter Training, News to Use

We wish to welcome Battalion Chief Tony Rezek to the St. Louis Public Schools Fire-EMS Academy. Chief Rezek is our new Fire Science Instructor. He has a wealth of knowledge in the Fire Service and EMS. Chief Rezek is a retired firefighter from the City of St. Louis Fire Department, and also has been a teacher in Los Angeles and St Louis. He will be assisting in the EMT Program for the first semester, then running the Fire Program the second semester. We will post more in the future about his background as well as all of the Academy Staff. Chief...

Read More

Welcome Back to School

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in EMT-B Training, Firefighter Training, News to Use

Welcome back Seniors and welcome to our new Juniors. You are entering an honorable profession where training is a way of life. “Train as if your life, and someone elses’, depends on it… Because it Does!” The first day of school will be on Monday 11 August 2014. My staff and I are eager to get into the swing of things. You will have the opportunity to learn to be a Professional Emergency Medical Technician and/or Certified Firefighter. You will need to work hard and be dedicated. If it was easy, everyone would do it. Chief Ken Riddle...

Read More

Jeff Co Fire Engine Rally

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in EMT-B Training, Firefighter Training, News to Use

Jefferson County Fire Engine Rally September 27th 2014 We will be in the...

Read More

2014 St. Louis Great Fire Engine Rally

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in EMT-B Training, Firefighter Training

31st Annual Great Fire Engine Rally Saturday Sept. 6th 2014, 10:00 am Parade starts at Market and 21st- east to Tucker. Apparatus display, live demos, Food, & Flea Market after parade at Market & Tucker http://www.firefightersweekend.com...

Read More

Cottage Hills Fire Dept Donates a Fire Truck

Posted by on Feb 1, 2014 in Firefighter Training, News to Use

Chief Rob Simmons of the Cottage Hills Fire Department (Near Alton, IL.) donated a 1981 Ford\Pierce Pumper to the SLPS Fire-EMS Academy.   Chief Simmons said that his Dept was donated a newer Pumper from another department in Northern Illinois, he wanted to pay it forward and donate this apparatus to the Academy.  We thank Chief Simmons and the Cottage Hills Fire Department.        Presently this engine is in the shop having general maintenance done to have it ready for the coming school year.  We anticipate having our new pumper in both the St Louis and Jefferson County fire engine...

Read More