INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
- Participants must make a commitment to attend ALL sessions
- Participants must be at least 18 years old
- Participants must provide their own transportation to all sessions
- Participants will be required to wear appropriate attire at all class sessions
- Participants are required to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times to assure that each session is a positive experience. Failure to comply shall lead to dismissal!
- Participants are not permitted to bring weapons of any kind to any class session
- Participants must sign this application acknowledging Release of Liability
- Participants living within the City of Buckhannon and Upshur County will be given enrollment priority
- Participation is permitted only for those who have not previously attended the Upshur County Citizens Firefighter Academy
- PARTICIPANTS MUST ATTEND AT LEAST 8 OUT OF THE 10 SESSIONS IN ORDER TO RECEIVE A WVWC CEU CERTIFICATE AND PARTICIPATE IN GRADUATION
Contact Information: Phone numbers, email addresses and/or other contact information will be entered into record keeping and system for program management purposes and a class participant roster.
Release OF Liability: I hereby request authorization to participate in the Upshur County Citizens Firefighter Academy. I understand that tours and other “hands-on active participation” activities may include a risk of personal injury/death and/or personal property damage; and I make this request with full knowledge of these risks. I agree to hold the City of Buckhannon, the Upshur County Commission, all duly designated and/or chartered Upshur County Volunteer Fire Department and the West Virginia Wesleyan College and their respective agents, volunteers and personnel, harmless from any and all claims, actions, suits and/or injury/death that may arise from my participation in the Upshur County Citizens Firefighter Academy.
Photographs: I authorize the use of any photograph(s) and/or videotape taken in connection with my participation in the Upshur County Citizens Firefighter Academy program without prior approval or compensation by any local, state, national and/or West Virginia Wesleyan College program representatives or their affiliates.
By executing this form and affixing my signature below, I certify that I have truthfully answered, and have read and carefully examined the Release of Liability in its entirety and understand all of its terms, and have had any questions regarding the Release of Liability or its effect answered. I understand that my submission of this form, whether mailed; or sent electronically via email or faxed, shall have the same force and effect as an original I sign this release freely and voluntarily. I also understand that my submission of this application does not guarantee my admittance.
Cost: Free of charge to Buckhannon & Upshur County residents, age 18 and older