Complete the application below if you’re interested in attending the next class of the First Responder Chaplain Academy. 

Next Academy Class

July 29th – August 2nd.


If you have any questions, please call 509-991-1478 or email us at admissions@firstresponderchaplain

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Oxford Suites
15015 E Indiana Ave
Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Phone: 509-847-1000

Limited Scholarships Available

We have a very limited number of scholarships that are designed to support chaplains in disadvantaged communities, new chaplains, and chaplains starting new chaplaincies.

Contact us for more details.

Apply Online

The registration process for the First Responder Chaplain Academy is automated. Please follow the instructions to complete the process. All registration steps must be completed before acceptance to the academy can be granted. The registration requirements include the following steps:

  1. Complete the application below completely.
  2. Complete the pastor reference. This should be a 3-5 sentence email testifying to your spiritual maturity and calling to be a chaplain.
  3. Complete the chaplain reference. This should be a 3-5 sentence email testifying to your character from an acting chaplain.
  4. Attach the Certificates of successful completion of the FEMA Incident Command System requried courses. They are FREE. The courses are IS-100c and IS-700b. Please print out your certifications and use those numbers for your application process.
  5. Pay the Tuition using the form below, OR you can pay later but two weeks prior to the academy start date is the deadline.

If accepted, you will receive a confirmation email with travel and academy details. Arrive at the academy for the best training of your life! 

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