Why Choose Memphis Fire?

Paid Training

EMT/AEMT/Paramedic taught in-house at Memphis Fire Training Center


Starting Pay
Recruit – $43,558.06
Probationary EMT – $51,300.08
Probationary AEMT – $53,580.28
Fire Fighter Paramedic – $64,281.36

Top 10 Fire Department

57 Fire Stations | 51 Engines
20 Trucks| 4 Quints
3 Rescue Trucks |40 Ambulances ALS/BLS
1,780+/- Employees
Over 185,000 Runs Annually

Join Us at the Memphis Fire Department Training Academy

Learn the skills necessary to save lives in our comprehensive training courses


We prepare all future firefighters for the dangers you will experience while on the job. Our experienced instructors guide you through the ins and outs of what it takes to become a firefighter. From basic life saving techniques to the proper response during a fire emergency you will learn it all.

Stephen Zachar

Stephen Zachar

Firefighter Paramedic


David Henrikson

David Henrikson



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