What are the required documents to be submitted by the firefighter application deadline?

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Required documents to be submitted with application include:

  • 2.  Basic Firefighter certification. To retrieve certification, follow instructions below. 
  • Go to:  FIDO Gateway:   https://auth.tcfp.texas.gov/account/login
    Select Individual Login (iFIDO)
    Enter PIN, Password, and identify the picture and click on Submit

  • 3.  EMT-B certificate from:
    • EMT-B Certificate from the Texas Department of Health Services.  To order a certificate, click  http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/emstraumasystems/formsresources.shtm for Forms and Resources.  Under EMS Certification/Licensure forms, go to Supplemental Forms,  select Wallet Card Replacement. You can request a copy of a wallet card, wall certificate, or both.  If you have questions please call 512-834-6700 for assistance.
    • EMT-B Certificate from the National Registry.  To purchase a duplicate card, click https://www.nremt.org/nremt/about/nremt_news.asp.  Under Quick Links select Purchase Duplicate Card.  If you have questions please call  512-834-6700, press Option 2, for assistance.  (EMT-B certification from the National Registry must be register with the Texas Department of Health Service prior to job offer.)