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36th Annual PA State Weekend July 22-23, 2017
This Annual Weekend Program, offered exclusively for the emergency services personnel of Pennsylvania, is a joint venture of the National Fire Academy (NFA) Field Programs Division, the Pennsylvania State Fire Academy (PSFA), and the Pennsylvania Fire & Emergency Service Institute (PFESI) as a co-sponsor.  The NFA hosts the state weekend in Emmitsburg, Maryland and provides the instructors and course materials.  The PSFA selects the courses, recruits and registers the participants according to established PSFA student selection criteria. 
Effective June 15, 2017, Pennsylvania has received an extension to the REAL ID Act until October 10, 2017.  Current PA drivers licenses are acceptable ID to gain access to the NFA for PA Weekend.
PA weekend and course details.  The application process will be open March 6 through June 1, 2017.