The Las Cruces Fire Department is paramilitary in style. Cadets are instructed in the skills of:
Hazardous Materials Response
Strict Discipline, Teamwork & Safety
Strict discipline, teamwork, and safety are the foundation of the academy. Cadets must excel in academics, skill evaluations, physical fitness and teamwork to successfully complete the academy. The high standards established by the department create an atmosphere where a commitment to excellence is essential.
The Burn building is located at: 9201 Zia Boulevard (Off I-10 milepost 132) Las Cruces, NM 88007
Certifications Upon Completion
Fire Cadets receive the following certifications upon completion of the academy: