RIDGE FIRE ACADEMY         

at RIDGE CAREER CENTER, a POLK COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL

Our mission is to enhance the life, safety, and property protection of the citizens of our communities by the continued and improved high quality training for fire, emergency services and industry personnel.

 

Minimum Standards Fire Officer I Fire Officer II Inspections Instructor Pump Operator Aerial Operations Special Operations EVOC Contact Info PCC Links

 

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Our Fire Training Programs are designed specifically to meet the needs of today's career or volunteer fire fighter.
State courses are available as well as courses designed specifically for the individual department or group.
 

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Courses Coming Soon:

BREAKING NEWS:

Ridge Fire Academy is making great improvements to the campus.  For more information, click here...

TUITION FEE INCREASE:  Tuition for continuing education classes has gone up to $3.96 per hour per the Polk County School Board.

 

SPECIAL NOTICE:

There will be a mandatory meeting for the upcoming Part-time (Night) standards class, which will be held on July 28th at 6pm in Building #5.  Anyone interested in signing up can call Yvette.  Also, if you do not hold a college degree, the applicant must take the TABE test prior to the date above.

If you would like to register for a class, please click below...

To schedule a Pump Test with the Academy Secretary, please click here...

To submit any comments, ideas, and/or suggestions, please click here...

 

NEW POLICY:

All books are now being sold out of the bookstore.  We will no longer sell the books during registration!!  If you need to purchase a book for a course, you must make time to come down to Ridge and visit the bookstore in advance.  The bookstore phone number is (863) 419-3060 Ext. 4501.  The bookstore hours are from 7am - 3pm.

 

Ridge Fire Academy at Ridge Career Center

7700 State Road 544

Winter Haven, Florida  33838

(863) 419-3060 Ext. 4501

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