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Fire Department Training

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Training Facility History

In operation since 2008, the Englewood Fire Training Center is a regional firefighter school which offers both Minimum Standards Classes and specialized training for current firefighters and other Fire/Rescue Personnel, including: * Fire Officer* Fire Service Instructor* Fire Inspectors & Investigators* Emergency Vehicle Ops* Pump & Aerial Ops* Firefighter Survival & R.I.T. (Train 4 Life)* First Responder Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)

Training is provided to existing firefighters on a weekly basis. (3 Shifts, twice a day) Training in the department is diverse to cover not only the required yearly mandates such as SCBA, Hazardous Materials, Company Training, EVOC, Officer Training, etc. but also wild-land, water rescue, aerial operations and many other areas. Englewood Fire Department takes an aggressive approach to training so to maintain firefighter proficiency.

Our Mission

The mission of the E.F.T.C. is to provide incoming recruits as well as current firefighters with the highest level of training available. Highly capable and motivated instructors along with state of the art facilities, we strive to train recruits and "on-line" personnel for today's current issues, and tomorrow's ever changing challenges.


Englewood Fire Training Facility

13400 Haligan Way
Englewood, FL 34223
P: 941-474-3311 |  F: 941-473-2600

The Training Facility is located behind Brookdale Senior Living Facility, across the street from the Englewood Post Office off of River Road.

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