• The Candidate Physical Abilities Test (CPAT)

    The CPAT was designed by fire fighters for fire fighters and endorsed by both the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF). The CPAT consists of eight events directly related to the job of fire fighter. Candidates complete each of the events in a predetermined path from one event to another. The events are placed in a sequence that simulates fire scene events.

    The Events

    • Stair climb
    • Hose drag
    • Equipment carry
    • Ladder raise and extension
    • Forcible entry
    • Search
    • Rescue
    • Ceiling breach and pull

    To register visit: One Convenient Process

    For more information call
    PTC at 727-893-2500 ext 2595

    Multiple Fire Departments
    CPAT Test Good for One Year
    You Choose the Date

    Log onto nationaltestingnetwork.com and click on the CPAT for Firefighters button. Then click on the “schedule a CPAT” button.

    Free CPAT Mentoring :
    Monday (9am-11am)
    Closed on Holidays

    901 - 34 Street South
    St. Petersburg, FL 33711

    Orientation Session: Free