Volunteer Information

GLADES COUNTY IS ALWAYS LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO JOIN OR FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT YOUR LOCAL DEPARTMENT, OR GLADES PUBLIC SAFETY  AT 863 946-0566.

To meet Florida State requirements all firefighters have to be firefighter I or firefighter II. 

Glades county also has a Brush Division.

Training requirements:
Brush only:  First Responder, Forestry S130 &S190, ICS Class 100, 200, 700 and 800B. 

Firefighter I:  All the above training plus 206 hours of class and practical instruction. Glades County can provide instruction. 

Firefighter II: Attendance at a State Certified School.