Training & Development

Training and Development coordinates and delivers fire emergency services education and training programs for the fire and emergency response community, public, law enforcement and industry for the purpose of protecting and defending the commonwealth against the loss of life and property.  Training and Development is organized into General Fire Service Training and Specialized Training.

We will be hosting a series of Stakeholder meetings in FY2018 to provide an opportunity for input and feedback from Virginia’s fire services. Click on the link below for further information.


Funded Training Programs – CY 2018

General Fire Service Training

VDFP supports general training across the Commonwealth through its relationship with different divisions.  Click the link below to learn how to find training in your area.

Learn about Divisions