Desire.  Determination.  Dedication.

Fire Director Timothy B. Rostkowski, NRP
Training and Education Division

Phone: 410-887-7523
Fax: 410-887-7572
Hours: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

The Baltimore County Fire-Rescue Academy ensures the readiness of all Baltimore County first responders. Technical and customized training is provided for all career volunteer firefighters and emergency medical personnel.

Mission Statement:

The mission of the Baltimore County Fire-Rescue Academy is to ensure the operational readiness of all career and volunteer emergency services providers by facilitating superior educational opportunities for the members of the fire, rescue, and emergency medical services community.

This mission is realized through the delivery of insightful curricula, competencies, and concepts designed to assist students in developing an inherent, purposeful skillset.

Vision Statement:

It is the vision of Baltimore County Fire-Rescue Academy to be recognized as the premier all-hazards, all-risk training center by providing a range of pertinent educational opportunities catered to the needs of the department.  The organization will ensure fiscal sustainability, operational readiness, and exceptional customer service while maintaining our core infrastructure through the development and delivery of these programs.

Core Values:

Accountability, Integrity, Respect, Knowledge, Safety, Initiative