"Today we were able to use all the extrication tools. They are heavy but it is amazing how they work. Yes we took the top off that car, super cool!!"

This 10-week course (3 hours one night per week) offers citizens hands-on experience:

  • Vehicle Extrication
  • Water Rescue
  • Fire Extinguisher training
  • Building Fires
  • Extinguishing car fires
  • The Rapid Response Firefighting Vehicle purpose and use
  • Classroom instructions, discussion, videos

To qualify, you must be 18 years or older and a resident of or work in the Ripon Fire District.

Watch for the Announcement on Facebook and in the Ripon Commonwealth Press.
Class size is limited to allow for good interaction between instructors and participants while maintaining a safe learning environment. Classes fill up quickly! Applications may be picked up anytime at the Ripon Police Station, 100 East Jackson, Ripon, Wisconsin.

We hope to see YOU at the next Citizens Fire Academy!