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.

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Applicant Agencies

OrganizationTypePopulation ServedCityState
Alabaster Fire DepartmentCareer32,948AlabasterAL
UC Davis Fire DepartmentCombination44,225DavisCA
Beale Fire Emergency ServicesDoD12,000Beale AFBCA
Naval Base Ventura CountyDoDPoint Mugu NawcCA
Torrance Fire DepartmentCareer147,101TorranceCA
Summit Fire & EMS AuthorityCareer24,400DillonCO
Air Force Academy Fire & Emergency ServicesDoD10,100USAF AcademyCO
Fairmount Fire Protection DistrictCombination30,000GoldenCO
Pompano Beach Fire RescueCareer109,393Pompano BeachFL
First Coast Navy Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD40,000JacksonvilleFL
MCLB Albany Fire DepartmentDoD5,142AlbanyGA
Robins Air Force Base Fire & Emergency ServicesDoD21,000Robins AFBGA
Navy Region Japan Regional Fire DepartmentDoD37,000FPOJapan
Fort Leavenworth Fire & Emergency ServicesDoD10,000Fort LeavenworthKS
NIH Division of Fire & Rescue ServicesFederal/Military20,000BethesdaMD
Canton Township Fire DepartmentCareer97,000CantonMI
USAG Detroit ArsenalDoD7,500WarrenMI
Columbia Fire DepartmentCareer120,000ColumbiaMO
Greenville Fire/RescueCareer91,495GreenvilleNC
Grand Forks AFB Fire & Emergency ServicesDoD3,200Grand Forks AFBND
Navy Region Mid-Atlantic F&ES, NWS EarleDoD1,750Colts NeckNJ
City of Monroe Fire DepartmentCareer12,442MonroeOH
Navy Region Mid-Atlantic F&ES, NSA MechanicsburgDoD4,300MechanicsburgPA
Lexington County Fire ServiceCombination286,186LexingtonSC
NAS Kingsville Fire and Emergency ServicesDoD2,351KingsvilleTX
Dyess Air Force Base Fire Emergency ServicesDoD10,000AbileneTX
San Antonio Fire DepartmentCareer1,400,000San AntonioTX
Fairchild AFB Fire DepartmentDoD5,980Fairchild AFBWA
City of Snoqualmie Fire DepartmentCombination13,200SnoqualmieWA
Grand Chute Fire DepartmentCombination22,083Grand ChuteWI
Volk Field Fire DepartmentDoD3,000Camp DouglasWI
Racine Fire DepartmentCareer77,571RacineWI

Candidate Agencies

OrganizationTypePopulation ServedCityState
Springdale Fire DepartmentCareer80,000SpringdaleAR
Murrieta Fire & RescueCareer114,000MurrietaCA
City of Santa Clara Fire DepartmentCombination126,000Santa ClaraCA
Palo Alto Fire DepartmentCareer90,000Palo AltoCA
City of Riverside Fire DepartmentCareer330,000RiversideCA
Denver Fire DepartmentCareer693,060DenverCO
Cedar Rapids Fire DepartmentCareer130,000Cedar RapidsIA
Navy Region Mid-Atlantic F&ES, NAVSTA Great LakesDoD25,000Great LakesIL
Orland Fire Protection DistrictCareer70,281Orland ParkIL
Lisle-Woodridge Fire Protection DistrictCareer65,000LisleIL
Rochester Fire DepartmentCareer210,358RochesterNY
Toronto Fire ServicesCareer2,800,000TorontoON
Greenville City Fire DepartmentCareer68,000GreenvilleSC
Frisco Fire DepartmentCareer165,000FriscoTX
Amarillo Fire DepartmentCareer198,645AmarilloTX
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue DepartmentCombination1,200,000FairfaxVA