About this course
CLASS TIMES: 0800 -1700
DORMITORY INFO: A limited number of dormitory rooms are available at the Fire College. Call (352) 369-2879 for information on availability and cost of the rooms, you can also reserve your dorm & pay online at www.floridastatefirecollege.org .
All students must be present the first day of class for orientation. You are asked to report to
The Florida State Fire College the first morning of the course. Orientation begins promptly at 0800 hours.
You must also bring with you the following items when participating in this course:
- A full set of bunker or turnout gear – (pants, coat, helmet, gloves, boots and )
LOCAL BUNKER GEAR RENTAL VENDORS:
o Central Florida BG Rentals (407) 948-973, Fire-Tec (954) 960-5068
NOTE: All protective clothing must be NFPA approved.
- The Florida State Fire College will provide the self-contained breathing apparatus as needed.
- A short (8-12 feet) piece of rope – preferably braided No larger than 1/2" diameter.
DRESS CODE: No shorts, tank tops or sandals please. We recommend comfortable clothing such as jeans, tee shirts etc. Sweat pants and shirts are acceptable for the winter months.
CAFETERIA: There is a cafeteria on campus. Your lunch on Friday will be provided for you at no additional cost. Breakfast and dinner are also available at your own expense. The Cafeteria is closed on Saturday and Sunday.