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Assistance to Firefighters Grants Training Tools

This section provides quick access to training materials on the AFG web pages. FEMA has developed tools and resources to assist recipients with ensuring compliance to grants managements policies, procedures and federal regulations. This section is intended for fire departments and nonaffiliated Emergency Medical Service organizations (EMS).

FEMA Fire Grants Training Tools

FEMA has developed tools and resources to assist recipients with ensuring compliance to grants management policies, procedures and federal regulations.

FY 2017 Application Turndown Webinar

  • This webinar is designed to teach applicants how to compare the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) document to their application in order to identify possible scoring deficits. A Fire Program Specialist will cover common errors that result in turndown and answer questions regarding how funding priorities in the NOFO affect your chances of award. After this training you will be able to improve your chances of award by avoiding common mistakes and maximizing scoring potential.

Application Turndown Webinar Schedule

* There is no 10 am webinar on Monday, 09/17/2018. ** 10 pm webinars are on 9/18 and 9/20 only

TopicDayDatesTimes
FY 2017 Application Turndown WebinarMonday09/1710 a.m. and 1 p.m. EDT
FY 2017 Application Turndown WebinarTuesday09/1810 a.m., 1 p.m. and 10 p.m. EDT
FY 2017 Application Turndown WebinarWednesday09/1910 a.m. and 1 p.m. EDT
FY 2017 Application Turndown WebinarThursday09/20, 09/27, 10/0410 a.m., 1 p.m., 10 p.m. EDT
FY 2017 Application Turndown WebinarFriday09/2110 a.m. and 1 p.m. EDT
FY 2017 Application Turndown WebinarSaturday09/221 p.m. and 3 p.m. EDT

FY 2018 Application Workshop Presentation

  • This presentation is designed to teach attendees about the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program, its mission,  which organizations and activities are eligible, and how to apply. A Fire Program Analyst will provide updates that apply to the FY 2018 application and some help tips in preparing your application.

FY 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant Application Workshop Presentation Schedule

*There is no 9 am webinar on 9/17/18

TopicsDayDatesTimes
FY 2018 Application Workshop PresentationMonday09/17*, 09/24, 10/019am, 12pm, and 4pm EDT
FY 2018 Application Workshop PresentationWednesday09/19, 09/26, 10/039am, 12pm, and 4pm EDT
FY 2018 Application Workshop PresentationFriday09/21, 09/28, 10/059am, 12pm, and 4pm EDT
FY 2018 Application Workshop PresentationSaturday09/2912 p.m. EDT

FY 2018 Application Walk-Thru

  • This presentation is designed to show applicants how to complete the FY 2018 Assistance to Firefighters Grant application. These webinars will cover every section of the application. A webinar for each applicant type is scheduled as indicated below. FEMA Fire Program Specialist will be available to answer your questions regarding any question within the FY 2018 application.
FY 2018 Application Walk-Thru
TopicDayDateTime

FY 2018 Application Walk-Thru Operations and Safety Application

Monday09/24, 10/019 a.m. and 1 p.m. EDT

FY 2018 Application Walk-Thru Regional Grant Application

Tuesday09/25, 10/029 a.m. and 1 p.m. EDT

FY 2018 Application Walk-Thru Vehicle Grant Application

Wednesday09/26, 10/039 a.m. and 1 p.m. EDT

FY 2018 Application Walk-Thru Non-affiliated EMS Application

Thrusday09/27, 10/049 a.m. and 1 p.m. EDT

FY 2018 Application Walk-Thru Operations and Safety and Vehicle Grant Application

Saturday09/29, 10/061 p.m. EDT
Last Updated: 
09/20/2018 - 15:01