Fire Fighter I/II

Career Certificate

Fire Fighter

Fire Fighter I and Fire Fighter II

Student Alert: This program is preparing for inactivation effective end of summer term 2020 with no new enrollments beginning in the fall term 2020, pending approval from the College's District Board of Trustees and SACSCOC. A replacement program has been identified and is also pending approval.  For more information, please contact Michael "Jason" Carpenter, South Campus at (904) 645-3015 or

The Fire Fighter I and II Career Certificate (C.C.) programs provide students the opportunity for gaining valuable hands-on experience in a state-of-the-art training facility which includes a maritime fire trainer. Students also learn about communications, fire prevention and handling hazardous material emergencies, which fully prepares students for certification and employment as a firefighter in the state of Florida.

Learn more about FSCJ's Fire Academy of the South (FAS).

If you are considering employment in a state other than Florida, click here to ensure the program curriculum meets the requirements to sit for licensure or certification testing in that state.




Program Information

Selective access

Program Code:  5720

398 Clock/Contact hours

Financial Information

Tuition and Fees: Approximately $1,352*
Financial aid is not available.

Additional Costs

Estimated at $1,050 for background checks and equipment rental.

Program Fact Sheet  

Contact Information

Phone: (904) 997-4919

*Tuition reflects Florida resident rates and are subject to change. Certain classes that require labs may have additional fees for lab supplies. Additional fees are published in the class schedule