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OSFC_Certification.jpgState of Pennsylvania / Pro Board Fire Service Certification

‚ÄčEach year the Berks County Fire Training Center offers several opportunities for numerous PA State Fire Academy / Pro Board certifications.  The dates for this year's testing can be found below,

Applications must be submitted by the deadlines listed below along with a $100.00 check made payable to "Berks County Fire Training Center" for each certification being applied for.

All applications must be typed / **handwritten applications will not be accepted**.  PDF fillable applications are available on the Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner's website along with the candidate handbook and skill sheets for each level of certification.

Pennsylvania State Fire Academy Certification Information

 

Firefighter I

  • Written Test - November 6, 2020
  • Skills Test - November 7, 2020
  • Applications Due - October 23, 2020

Firefighter II

  • Written Test - May 22, 2020
  • Skills Test - May 23, 2020
  • Applications Due - May 8, 2020

Hazmat Awareness

  • Written Test - February 28, 2020
  • Applications Due - February 14, 2020

Hazmat Operations (Core, PPE, PC)

  • Written Test - June 26, 2020
  • Skills Test - June 27, 2020
  • Applications Due - June 12, 2020