The Coral Springs Fire Training Academy is offering a full-time Minimum Fire Standards Course starting on Wednesday, October 12. This 500-hour course runs for 13 consecutive weeks, and meets Monday through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Cost is $2,450 for the course and other fees apply. Applications must be submitted by Wednesday, September 21, 2011.
The Physical Agility Test (PAT) is available on Monday, October 3, at 6 p.m. Please note that all medical exams must be completed at MedExpress Urgent Care, located at 1809 N. University Drive, Coral Springs.
The Fire Training Academy is also offering an Emergency Medical Technician-B Course starting on Tuesday, September 20. The class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Total cost is $1,350 for the course. Registration deadline is Thursday, September 8, 2011.
Applications are available at www.CoralSpringsFireAcademy.org, under Applications. Interested participants must read and understand the requirements before submitting an application. Registration is accepted on a first come, first served basis. CPR class is a requirement and is available Wednesday, September 14 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for $65.
For more information on our award-winning fire academy, please visit www.coralspringsfireacademy.org. The Donald A. Haupt, Jr. Training Center is located at 4180 NW 120th Ave. If you have any questions, please call 954-346-1774.