City of Abilene News

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Abilene Fire Department & AISD Hold Interest Meeting for Parents & Students

Post Date:04/17/2018 4:38 PM

The City of Abilene Fire Department and Abilene Independent School District are hosting a meeting for parents and students who are interested in a career as a firefighter. 

For the 2018-2019 school year, AISD in partnership with the City of Abilene, TSTC and Cisco, is offering a two-year, dual-credit program for current sophomores who will be juniors beginning next school year, which will allow them to take classes towards becoming a firefighter.  Upon graduation, participants in this program will have 24 college credit hours and will have earned both a Firefighter Certification and an EMT Certification. 

The meeting will take place tonight and Thursday at 6:00 PM at Fire Station #1, 250 Grape Street.  Fire Chief Larry Bell, AISD Superintendent David Young and Program Instructor Mike Miller will be on hand and available for questions and more information.

Return to full list >>

City of Abilene News Release