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Citizens Fire Academy

The Tinley Park Fire Department will once again host its Citizens Fire Academy, designed to teach residents what it’s like to be a firefighter. Topics will include fire suppression, fire prevention, operations, fire equipment and CPR. Classes will be held on Mondays and will run from Aug. 21 to Sept. 25. Graduation for the class will be held on Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Fire Prevention Week Open House. Applications for this year’s academy are due on April 24.