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Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Firefighter EMT or Paramedic Registration
Opens: March 11, 2024 - 8:00 am
Closes: March 25, 2024 - 11:59 pm
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Ready to fulfill your dreams of becoming a firefighter EMT or paramedic?  We're looking for like minded individuals who identify with our ideals and can carry out our mission statement in each and every interaction with citizens of our great community. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Must have a high school diploma of GED equivalent.

  • Must possess a valid Florida Class E driver's license or ability to obtain by hire date. 

  • Must possess EVOC (16-hour) Certificate issued by a certified Florida agency.

  • Must possess a current, valid Firefighter Certificate of Compliance, Certificate of Statutory Compliance, or Certificate of Training issued by the State of Florida.

  • Must possess either a State of Florida EMT License or Paramedic License.

  • Must possess BLS for Healthcare Providers offered by Red Cross (CPR and AED) ***OR*** American Heart Association – BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR and AED)


3 Step Application Process

Step 1: Apply with Fort Lauderdale
Fire Rescue
March 25, 2024 - 11:59 pm (Mandatory)

Step 2: Complete Testing and Video Interview with Public Safety Answers by:
April 1, 2024 - 5:00 pm (Mandatory)

Step 3: Register to Attend The Fire Interview Seminar Hosted by
Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue
(Highly Recommended)

Test fee of $50 required. Financial hardship requests can be sent

Applicant Resources

Are you prepared to put your best foot forward?  Check out some of the helpful resources available to applicants.

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