The commission offers optional certificates in the following disciplines:
(Fire departments may adopt local policies requiring personnel to hold one or more of these optional certifications, but they are not required by state law.)
The commission encourages certified fire protection personnel to continue to develop their skills throughout their careers by offering higher-level certificates. Higher level certifications typically require a combination of education and time in service.
The firefighter certification process can be slightly different per person. Our highest priority is to welcome each candidate and put them on a pathway as seamlessly as possible.
View resources pertaining to certification.
Commission certificates must be renewed annually with us.
A-List and B-List courses can help you meet the training requirements.
Years of service employed while holding certification that can be used towards higher levels of and instructor certification.
Do you want to check if a fire fighter is certified? TCFP gives you access to verify fire fighters.