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Thank you for visiting the Palomar College Fire Technology Page. We offer degree and certificate programs in Fire Technology-General and Fire Technology-Emergency Management, as well as a Basic Fire Fighter I Academy and the North County Regional Fire Fighter Test. Please scroll through the drop-down menu on this page for more information about our programs.

Click below for a suggested educational pathway for Fire Fighter/Paramedic at Palomar College




Applications for the fall, 2020 fire academy will be available April, 2020.



Members of Palomar College’s 56th Fire Fighter I Academy at the 2019 San Diego 911 Memorial Stair Climb (top) and the Fallbrook 9/11 Memorial Hill Climb (bottom)


Recruits from the 54th Fire Academy present the academy gift at graduation

Physical Ability Test Info

Military veterans may utilize the Post-9/11 GI Bill to cover expenses for tuition, materials fees, books and miscellaneous expenses related to the fire academy and fire technology degree core and elective classes.