BRFD Training Division is located at 8011 Merle Gustafson
Drive at the BRFD Headquarters off of Harding Boulevard.
Division of the Baton Rouge Fire Department responsibilities are making sure employees of the BRFD are constantly updated on response
procedures and kept abreast of the latest technologies in the fire service.
The training curriculum for all training classes will be based on the standards of the NFPA and the
recommendations of the Property Insurance Association of Louisiana. All newly hired firefighters are
trained in house by our own training division. The training course is a 18 week
course that includes the required EMT course to become a Firefighter.