39th Fire Academy Graduation

Media Advisory

What:   Fire Cadet Graduation

When:  6:30 pm, Friday, April 27

Where: FEMA Dome, Del Mar College West Campus

             4101 Old Brownsville Road     

  Who:  Fire Chief Robert Rocha

             Fire Chief Rafael Balderas, City of McAllen

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Members of the 39th Fire Academy will soon receive their official firefighter/paramedics’ badge during a graduation ceremony, Friday, April 27. The cadets began their journey to join the ranks of the Corpus Christi Fire Department in August of 2016. Their preparation included 1,728 training hours for EMT/Paramedic, 720 hours of fire training, 240 hours in protocol review and many hours of community service project.  

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please call (361) 826-8423 at least 48 hours in advance. 

For more information contact Captain James Brown at (361) 826-8423 or by email at jamesb@cctexas.com.