Certificate

Public Safety

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About this Program

The Firefighter Career and Technical Certificate program offers critical skills to students looking for employment as a volunteer firefighter (Firefighter I) or a firefighter (Firefighter II).

                                                                               



Program Overview & Requirements

Program Purpose:
To prepare students for employment as a volunteer firefighter (Firefighter I) or a firefighter (Firefighter II).

Program Length:
492 clock hours, depending on certification sought

Admission Requirements:
Applicant must be at least 18 years of age and have a standard high school diploma or GED diploma. Applicant must take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) and achieve required scores. Additionally, applicant must have a physical examination prior to program entry.

Academic Division:
Florida Public Safety Institute, Tallahassee Fire Academy

Contact:
(850) 201-7000

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry .