Application for Youth Fire Academy is now Available
By Firefighter Michael Centrone
May 14, 2021

The Willingboro Fire Department will be conducting its 7th Annual Youth Fire Academy Class from August 9-20, 2021 . This years class will run for two weeks (Monday-Friday). The class will be open to students from ages 13-17 who may be interested in a fire service career. Students in the class will be given an opportunity to participate in various aspects of the fire service.

The class will be held at the Willingboro Fire Department Headquarters. Class participants will be under the direction of Lieutenant Reed Costello and other highly experienced fire department personnel. The class will also visit several other emergency services agencies.

Interested students can register for the class in one of three ways:

1. Download the Youth Fire Academy Forms Packet (0-9) from this story

2. Request an application packet by clicking on the "Contact Us" tab of the department's website.

3. Request an application packet by sending an email to

All applicants will be required to submit a completed application packet (Forms 1-9) prior to the start of the academy. A background check will also be conducted on all applicants. The deadline for applications is June 30th, 2021.

More information can be found on the flyer that is posted on this page.

Attachment (1) - 2021 YFA Photography and Video Permission Waiver.pdf  (480k)
Attachment (2) - 2021 YFA Meal Plan Acknowledgement.pdf  (380k)
Attachment (3) - 2021 YFA Food waiver.pdf  (371k)
Attachment (4) - 2021 YFA Gear Waiver Form.pdf  (379k)
Attachment (5) - 2021 YFA Consent for Medical Treatment of a Minor Child.pdf  (365k)
Attachment (6) - 2021 YFA Waiver and Release of Liability.pdf  (136k)
Attachment (7) - YFA Registration Form.pdf  (50k)
Attachment (8) - Youth Police-Fire-Ems Academy Physical Waiver Form.pdf  (213k)
Attachment (9) - YFA Application Form.pdf  (354k)
Attachment YFA Flyer 2021.pdf  (264k)