Throughout the year, Roanoke County Fire & Rescue Department offers training classes for beginning and continuous education for active volunteer personnel. Some of these classes may be open to fire/rescue volunteers of surrounding jurisdictions if space is available.
Current classes offered
- RCFRD Annual Volunteer Fire Academy - 18 week class beginning in August
- RCFRD Emergency Vehicle Operators Class (EVOC) - this Saturday-Sunday class is offered each April and October and follows the Virginia Department of Fire Programs curriculum for Class 1, 2 and 3 certifications.
- Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - All EMT classes are registered through the Western Virginia EMS Council where course announcements are posted.