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Spring 2021 Information

Applications are being accepted through Dec. 4 for the Spring Term Fire Academy Training that prepares you to become a firefighter in the state of Florida.


Welcome to the Fire Science Technology/Fire Academy Site

Fire FIghter Training

Eastern Florida State College offers a wide array of academic and specialized training programs. Whether you're interested in getting started in the field of firefighting or want to increase your knowledge through advanced courses, EFSC has the right program for you.

On these pages you will find links and information relating to the Fire Science Technology program, application process and much more. Click on the links on this page to find out about the Fire Science Technology degrees, certificates and other training offered through EFSC's Public Safety Institute.

Associate in Science


Career and Technical Certificates (CTC)


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Request Appointment for Advising

Bill Klein
Program Manager
Palm Bay Campus Building 6, Room 107

Scott Manning
Assistant Program Coordinator / Fire Academy Chief
Palm Bay Campus Building 6, Room 110

Watch: Fire Academy at EFSC

Fire Academy Student Kayla Burri