Kid's Fire Academy

2023 Kids Fire Academy is full.  

We are no longer accepting applications.  

Kids Fire Academy

June 15th – 16th , 2023

Thursday June 15, 2023 – 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. 

Friday June 16, 2023 – 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. 

The Academy consists of two, four-hour days. Topics that will be covered include: fire prevention, first aid, firefighting and rescue, daily duties of Firefighter/EMTs, and requirements to become a Firefighter/EMT. The second day of the Academy will include several “hands on” activities utilizing a variety of fire department equipment.

Requirements to participate:

Be between 8-15 years old and live and/or go to school in Urbandale. Participants will receive a Fire Academy t-shirt and have a snack with Firefighters on the second day of the Academy. 


UFD Station #42 at 3927 121st St. Registration: Registrations must be received by Thursday May 18, 2023. Registration forms can be downloaded from