You must still be certified in Florida to be eligible for employment with the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department. You may contact the following organizations for information on challenging the state exams:


Florida State Fire College

11655 NW Gainesville Road

Ocala, Florida 34482-1486

(352) 369-2800


Florida Department of Health

Bureau of Emergency Medical Services

4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C18

Tallahassee, Florida 32311-1738

(850) 245-4440