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Brevard County Fire Rescue
1040 S. Florida Avenue
Rockledge, Florida 32955
Office: (321) 633-2050
Fax: (321) 633-2057
Rachel Horst
Public Information Officer
(321) 634-2165
Friday, February 17, 2023 3:36 PM

Brevard County Fire Rescue Accepting Applications for Firefighter Sponsorship Program

BREVARD COUNTY, FL. -- Brevard County Fire Rescue (BCFR) is accepting applications for the sponsorship program through March 24.

This program provides funding for aspiring firefighters to attend Eastern Florida State College’s Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program and take part in the Fire Training Academy. Upon completion of training, recipients enter employment with BCFR as Firefighter/EMTs.

Since the program’s inception in 2021, Brevard County Fire Rescue has hired nine sponsorship recipients and currently has an additional 17 recipients enrolled in training.

Prospective applications should visit the Fire Rescue Careers webpage to submit an interest card for the sponsorship application packet.