Citizen Fire Academy

The City of Ocoee Fire Department extended the opportunity to local residents to participate in their Citizen’s Public Safety Academy in April 2014. The Citizens Public Safety Academy consisted of 10 sessions held on consecutive Wednesday evenings. Each session began at 6 p.m. and end at 9 p.m. Each week will alternate between the Ocoee Fire and Ocoee Police Department. Academy Participants will be given the opportunity to learn about, observe and participate in the various activities and services provided by the Ocoee Fire Department and the Ocoee Police Department. The Citizen’s Public Safety Academy concluded with a graduation ceremony and dinner with on-duty firefighters. Each Academy member received a certificate of completion commemorating their experience.

Meeting Location

Ocoee Fire Department Station 25

563 S. Bluford Ave.
Ocoee, FL 34761

Ocoee Fire Police Department

646 Ocoee Commerce Parkway
Ocoee, FL 34761


To be eligible:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Have no criminal record that would prevent being hired by a Fire Department
  • Preference will be given to City of Ocoee Residents and Employees
  • Participants will be required to sign a release & waiver of liability
  • Class size is limited

Further Information

For more information on fire events, contact Lt. Corey Bowles. For more information on police events, contact Officer Patera Scott.