Industry Certification & State Credential Exams
Industry certifications make you more employable.
You will be prepared to take an approved state and/or nationally recognized industry certification or licensure exam in your field of study.
College Credit Transfer Opportunity and/or Advanced Credit
Upon completion of the program and meeting eligibility requirements, including the attainment of an aligned industry credential, students may be awarded credits toward an Associate Degree by Broward College or the Florida College System. Students must enroll in Broward College within 2 years of completing the program at Atlantic Technical College. Additional college credit may be awarded with the attainment of additional industry credentials.
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Program Length: 398 hours/approx. 4 months – full time
The Fire Academy prepares students to become certified firefighters. This program is approximately 396 hours and combines class work with field activities. This program includes the completion of designated tasks performed under hazardous and non-hazardous conditions that meet national and local certification requirements.
PREREQUISITE: EMT Certification