Applying for Admission
Before applying to any of our programs, you must complete the EFSC application process. Please see each program for specific admissions requirements and procedures.
Public Safety Institute
Are you exploring a career in public safety
or need to advance in your current job?
Whether you're just getting started or have years of experience, Eastern Florida State College's Public Safety Institute has the educational and hands-on training you need. Many programs are limited access and require an increased level of background checks, testing and screening to ensure you'll meet agency and state requirements to work in the field after graduation. Explore our programs and training by matching up your goals with the choices below and get in touch if you have questions.
I want hands-on training to become a:
|Crime Scene Technologist|
I already work in the field or want to cross-over to an added certification:
for Corrections & Law
I want to earn an Associate or Bachelor Degree:
Upcoming Classes and Deadlines
Auxiliary Law Enforcement/Part-Time
Start Date: September 16, 2019
Start Date: January 13, 2020
EMT & Paramedic Programs
EMT Fall 2020: Closed (Deadline revised due to COVID-19)
Paramedic Fall 2020: Closed (Deadline revised due to COVID-19)
Spring 2020 Application Deadline: Dec. 4
Fall 2020 Application Deadline: June 14
Law Enforcement Academy/Full-Time
Due to the high demand for training and class size requirements, placement is limited. The first step for applicants is screening through the Brevard Police Testing and Selection Center. Beginning the academy selection process as soon as possible increases the chance of getting into the academy class of choice.
Full-time Academy Start Dates:
February 3, 2020
April 27, 2020
July 27, 2020
October 26, 2020
April 20, 2020 for Summer Term
July 16, 2020 for Fall Term