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Welcome to the Mercer County Fire Academy
Dempster Fire Training Center
    350 Lawrence Station Road
    Lawrenceville NJ 08648
Phone: (609)799-3245
Fax: (609)799-1549

Special Announcements

Fire Academy Closed

Due to the declaration of a national health state of emergency, in addition to the earlier state and county declarations, Mercer County Fire Academy & Mercer County Community College will IMMEDIATELY suspend all on-campus classes, events and activities, effective Friday, March 13.

The fire academy & college will move to remote administrative operations effective Monday, March 16. The fire academy & college will remain operational during this time. You can contact the fire academy during this period by email at

All fire academy courses are canceled through early May. Date to be determined.
All MCCC fire science degree courses will go online March 23rd.

Updates will be posted on the fire academy website and Face Book page.


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