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Bartow Medical and Fire Academy
Bartow High School
1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Phone:  (863) 534-7400

Areas of Interest:  Medical, Firefighting

NCAC Academies


This academy is recognized by the National Career Academy Coaltion as a "CERTIFIED" Academy for having met the National Standards of Practice

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Students participating in the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will be trained to respond and function as a team member in case of natural disaster and emergencies. Training happens after school and counts toward community service. Team members will learn to do light rescue and attend to injuries until Fire and EMS arrive. Team members will become certified and will be a member of a recognized team attached to the Bartow Fire Department and the Polk County CERT Teams. The Bartow CERT team will also join other teams from around Polk County during countywide drills.