Program Information and Contacts
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Florida State College at Jacksonville's Career Tech Programs
Length of Program: 7 months Total Cost: $2,900
FSCJ is only $2,900.
This cost is based on in-state tuition.
Are You Up To The Challenge?
Whether rushing to a blazing fire or the scene of an accident, firefighters are everyday heroes. Putting their life on the line is part of the job. It takes a special person with special training to fill their boots. With the training you’ll receive through the Fire Academy at Florida State College at Jacksonville, you’ll be ready to go when the alarm sounds. And you won’t be burned by high tuition costs. Our Firefighter program costs a fraction of what you would pay at the for-profit schools.
Train in our state-of-the-art training facility which includes a new maritime fire trainer. From scaling ladders and pulling hose to freeing victims from wrecked vehicles and putting out fires, you’ll get the hands-on experience required. You’ll also learn about communications, fire prevention, and handling hazardous material emergencies. Our training will fully prepare you for certification and employment as a firefighter in the state of Florida. If you’re physically fit and looking for a challenging and fulfilling career, the power to change your future is in your hands.
What You'll Learn:
- Fire Equipment Use and Maintenance
- Carrying and Pulling Hose
- Search and Rescue
- Fighting Fires
- Fire Safety and Prevention
- Hazardous Materials
- Emergency Vehicle Driving
For more information please contact Military, Public Safety and Security.