Course Description: The 2014 Firefighter One Academy will be a combination of academic studies and physical skills practice. Throughout the course candidates will be required to perform complex and physically demanding tasks under adverse conditions. In order to successfully complete the academy students must pass both written and skills examinations. Successful candidates will become certified by the State of Alaska as a Firefighter One. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONACT THE VALDEZ FIRE DEPARTMENT AT 835-4560 OR STOP BY AFTER 8:00AM AT THE DOWNTOWN STATION.