Firefighter I Academy information:
NEW: Prerequisite of: EMTC B51 EMR-Emergency Medical Responder - OR - EMTC B50 Emergency Medical Technician
The Firefigher 1 Academy 2021 is a spring semester course, (January through early June).
To receive an APPLICATION & INFORMATION BOOKLET please email email@example.com OR go to ODFTF.net to download a copy of the forms.
The applications can be emailed to Janet Mason at firstname.lastname@example.org OR mailed to Janet Mason - Olive Drive Fire Training Facility 7642 Victor Street, Bakersfield, CA 93308. The dates for returning your packet are August 24 - September 18, 2020. A CURRENT "Candidate Physical Ability Test" (CPAT) card is required to be submitted with your application. CPAT cards are good for 1 year from the date of issuance. CPAT MUST BE COMPLETED BY NOVEMBER 10, 2019 - NOVEMBER 10, 2020.
The Firefighter I academy will start in the spring semester. Fees will be approximately $1,304.00 for uniforms, and equipment and tuition. Course length will be from January to May, and will meet on Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday evenings 6:00 to 10:00 pm, and weekends Sat. & Sun. 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Total semester units are 16.5. This academy is recognized by and meets the California State Fire Training and Education Services certified training program.
A free Firefighter 1 workshop isTBD - and more information will be added soon. Information covered: Oral interviews, CPAT, and Written exams.