North Metro Fire Training and Fire Station 68

Northglenn, Colorado

Project Description 

North Metro Fire Rescue District's Training Center Complex consists of seven new buildings constructed in the style of a small community to allow the simulation of real-life fire emergency situations. The 15-acre campus includes:
4-bay fire station
4-bay fleet maintenance building
Classroom/office building
Three burn buildings
3-story tower
ranch style home with basement
2-story apartment/mixed-use building

The 3-building Fire Training Center features a four story "high rise," two-story apartment building, and ranch style home, all designed for fire fighting simulation exercises.

The campus also contains an emergency driving track and simulation areas for vehicle extrication/confined space, water features for underwater rescue, trench rescue and fuel spill fires. In addition to a detention pond, the complex utilizes a retention pond to recycle fire training water.

Quick Facts


North Metro Fire District


Allred & Associates

Size (SF)


Type of Construction 

Ground Up