Applying for Admission
Before applying to any of our programs, you must complete the EFSC application process. Please see each program for specific admissions requirements and procedures.
Public Safety Institute
Are you exploring a career in public safety
or need to advance in your current job?
Whether you're just getting started or have years of experience, Eastern Florida State College's Public Safety Institute has the educational and hands-on training you need. Many programs are limited access and require an increased level of background checks, testing and screening to ensure you'll meet agency and state requirements to work in the field after graduation. Explore our programs and training by matching up your goals with the choices below and get in touch if you have questions.
I want hands-on training to become a:
|Public Safety 911
I already work in the field or want to cross-over to an added certification:
for Corrections & Law
I want to earn an Associate or Bachelor Degree:
Upcoming Classes and Deadlines
January 2019 Classes: Apply by Nov. 19
EMT & Paramedic Programs
EMT Summer 2019: March 13, 2019, 4 PM
EMT Fall 2019: July 1, 2019, 4 PM
Paramedic Fall 2019: July 1, 2019, 4 PM
Spring 2019 Application Deadline: Dec. 4
Fall 2019 Application Deadline: June 14
Law Enforcement Academy/Full-Time
Due to the high demand for training and class size requirements, placement is limited. The first step for applicants is screening through the Brevard Police Testing and Selection Center. Beginning the academy selection process as soon as possible increases the chance of getting into the academy class of choice.
Full-time Academy Start Dates:
January 28, 2019 (Full)
April 29, 2019
July 29, 2019
October 28, 2019
911 Public Safety Telecommunications Academy
We continuously accept applications for upcoming academies
Public Safety programs without a specialized application process follow the College's general admissions process and deadlines.