Applicant Agencies are steadily working towards accreditation.

If your agency is ready to become an applicant agency, go here for more information and the forms you need to prepare and submit. Applicant Agency status is valid for 18 months (24 months for volunteer agencies).

Below is the current list of Applicant and Candidate agencies. In addition to the agency name, you will find the agency type (career, combination, volunteer, Department of Defense (DoD), or private), population served, and the city and state/province in which they are headquartered.  Learn More or Contact CPSE

As of November 2020, there are 30 Applicant Agencies and 13 Candidate Agencies.

The following agencies have these ISO ratings

ISO Applicant Candidate
1 5 3
2 10 2
3 2 0
4 0 1
5 0 0

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Applicant Agencies

OrganizationOrganization TypePopulation ServedISOCityStateCountry
Addison Fire Protection DistrictCareer39,2942AddisonILUnited States
Beverly Hills Fire DepartmentCareer34,4841Beverly HillsCAUnited States
Cherokee County Fire & Emergency ServicesCombination247,5732CantonGAUnited States
Commander, Fleet Activities YokosukaDoD40,000FPOAPJapan
Delaware Fire DepartmentCombination43,0002DelawareOHUnited States
Dubuque Fire DepartmentCareer58,4102DubuqueIAUnited States
Garner Volunteer Fire-Rescue, IncCombination64,7462GarnerNCUnited States
Grand Junction Fire DepartmentCareer89,0002Grand JunctionCOUnited States
Hoover Fire DepartmentCareer90,0001HooverALUnited States
Hutchinson Fire DepartmentCareer48,2921HutchinsonKSUnited States
Kingston Fire & RescueCombination123,795KingstonONCanada
Las Vegas Fire & RescueCareer644,6441Las VegasNVUnited States
MCAS Iwakuni Fire & Emergency ServicesDoD15,000FPOAPJapan
Menlo Park Fire Protection DistrictCareer100,0002Menlo ParkCAUnited States
NAS Jacksonville Fire DepartmentDoD22,326JacksonvilleFLUnited States
NAS Kingsville Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD2,351KingsvilleTXUnited States
Naval Station Rota, Spain, Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD3,300FPOAESpain
Navy Region Mid-Atlantic F&ES, NSA MechanicsburgDoD4,300MechanicsburgPAUnited States
Navy Region Mid-Atlantic F&ES, NWS EarleDoD1,750Colts NeckNJUnited States
New Bern Fire RescueCombination30,2103New BernNCUnited States
NSA Bahrain Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD8,500FPOAEBahrain
Peoria Fire DepartmentCareer115,0002PeoriaILUnited States
Robins Air Force Base Fire & Emergency ServicesDoD21,000Robins AFBGAUnited States
Saudi Aramco Fire Protection DepartmentCareer70,000DhahranSaudi Arabia
Spangdahlem Fire and Emergency Services FlightDoD8,900APOAEGermany
St. Tammany Parish Fire District #4Career60,0001MandevilleLAUnited States
Valley Regional Fire AuthorityCareer91,0003AuburnWAUnited States
Village of Hanover Park Fire DepartmentCareer37,9732Hanover ParkILUnited States
Villages Public Safety DepartmentCareer126,6832The VillagesFLUnited States
Wright-Patterson AFB Fire Emergency ServicesDoD31,000DaytonOHUnited States


Candidate Agencies

OrganizationOrganization TypePopulation ServedISOCityStateCountry
Federal Fire Department-San Diego MetroDoD150,000San DiegoCAUnited States
Fort Belvoir Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD60,000Fort BelvoirVAUnited States
Fort Benning Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD208,000Fort BenningGAUnited States
Grand Chute Fire DepartmentCombination22,1544Grand ChuteWIUnited States
Hutchinson Fire DepartmentCareer48,2921HutchinsonKSUnited States
Johnson City Fire DepartmentCareer66,0271Johnson CityTNUnited States
Lynchburg Fire DepartmentCareer80,0002LynchburgVAUnited States
Murfreesboro Fire Rescue DepartmentCareer138,0001MurfreesboroTNUnited States
NAS Fallon Federal Fire & Emergency ServicesDoD3,000FallonNVUnited States
NSA Naples Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD10,000FPOAEItaly
Qatar Petroleum-Ras Laffan Industrial CityCareer38,000Ras LaffanQatarQatar
Thornton Fire DepartmentCareer142,9632ThorntonCOUnited States
USAG Detroit ArsenalDoD7,500WarrenMIUnited States