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Fire Service Training

Quick Program Facts

Program Description

Our Fire Service Training Program provides continuing education for certified firefighters and certifications through the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.

Customized Training

We customize instruction to meet your volunteer or paid department’s needs.

Training opportunities include:

  • Live operations:
    • Fire
    • Swift water
    • Special ops
  • Fire officer training
  • Fire instructor training

Admission Requirements

You must hold a state firefighter certification to enroll in one of our fire service training courses. Each course may also require additional prerequisites.

Special Ops Training

View descriptions, prices, and times for our special operations courses.

State Certification Courses

View descriptions, prices, and times for our state certification courses.

How to Apply

  1. Pick the course you want to take from the Special Ops Training schedule or the State Certification Courses schedule.
  2. Select the link under Request a Seat in a Class at the bottom of the page to fill out the reservation request form.
    • Allow up to 3–5 business days for confirmation of seat availability
  3. Look for an email with registration instructions 4–5 weeks before the first day of class once you have reserved seats.

Have questions?

State Certification Courses

Darrell Rutledge, Coordinator

Special Operations Training

Natasha Briggs, Instructional Associate



Fire Service Training Center / Fire Academy
4801 Marine Creek Parkway
Fort Worth, Texas 76179

Updated September 02, 2020