State Fire Rescue Training Area 4

About Us

Background Information

It is our goal is to provide Fire, Rescue and EMS training.   

Area 4 is one of 14 regional offices of State Fire Rescue Training (SFRT) serving the firefighters and rescue personnel of Kentucky with training and support. 

SFRT is a Division of the Kentucky Fire Commission within the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). SFRT is headed by Division Director Marc Rudder, whose office is located at 118 James Court, Lexington, KY 40505.   

SFRT Area 4 provides classroom and hands on training to fire departments in the following 10 counties (Allen, Barren, Bulter, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Monroe, Simpson, and Warren) in the South Central Kentucky Region. 

We hope our efforts will assist the user to find your professional training requirements in a quick, convenient website for the South Central Kentucky Region.   Thank you for visiting with us!   

Our Mission

MISSION OF FIRE COMMISSION: The mission of the Fire Commission is to strengthen, upgrade and improve the fire service for the citizens and industry of the Commonwealth through standardized, education, training, communication, and distribution of funds.

MISSION OF FIRE RESCUE TRAINING: The mission of Fire Rescue Training is to plan, direct, and administer a quality, comprehensive and uniformly delivered training program through the most efficient use of available resources to assist in meeting the training needs of fire, rescue and other emergency services personnel so that lives and property may be saved more safely and effectively. In addition, to provide health and safety training programs for industries, institution, government agencies and other such entities to assist in meeting their training needs mandated by federal, state and local laws.


Area 4 Training Calendar

In State Training events

  In State 

Out of State training

Contact Us

Better yet, come see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

State Fire Rescue Area 4

(270) 901-1074


Monday - Friday:  

8am - 3:30pm

Saturday-Sunday: Closed

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