It is the mission of each program in the Training Center to provide the highest level of ethical, modern and practical training to current and future public safety professionals preparing them for the challenges of today and tomorrow.
Since its doors opened in October 1999, the Citrus County Fire Training Center has been committed to providing quality training for Citrus County Firefighters.
Today, it has become much more. Not only does the Center provide a quality training facility for our volunteers and career firefighters, but it is a State Certified Training Center as well. This qualification allows our firefighters the ability to obtain state certifications in a variety of specialty courses.
The Citrus County Fire Training Center has excelled at the State level to become one of the top ranked training centers in the State of Florida and is very unique compared to other centers across Florida.
Providing quality and safe fire and emergency services require a well trained response force. The Training Center offers over 20 certificate Programs of Study. The facility is comprised of the following: Four story training tower, three room burn building, LP Gas Training, Confined space and Haz Mat facilities, four classrooms, two story maze, and an auto extrication pad.