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In order to limit the spread of COVID-19, many of Florida's citizens are staying in their homes and practicing social distancing. Chief FInancial Officer and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis offers these important Fire Safety Resources!

“Cooking Fire Safety”

“Fire Safety In the Home”

“Smoke Alarm Information”


Bureau of Fire Prevention / Bureau of Fire Standards and Training Updates

For the latest information on the status of Bureau of Fire Prevention and Bureau of Fire Standards and Training activities, events, and operations; please visit:

Link to Bureau of Fire Prevention COVID-19 Response

Link to Bureau of Fire Standards and Training COVID-19 Response



What We Do

The Florida State Fire Marshal is dedicated to protecting life, property and the environment from the devastation of fire. Our focus and efforts foster a fire safe environment through engineering, education and enforcement.

The Division is comprised of the Bureau of Fire Prevention and the Bureau of Fire Standards and Training.

Office of the Director

The Division of State Fire Marshal, Office of the Director, is located within the Department of Financial Services, where Jimmy Patronis serves as Florida’s Chief Financial Officer and as Florida’s State Fire Marshal.

Emergency Preparedness & Response

SFM Annual Report (FL FIRES): Fire Incident Reporting (FFIRS)

Notices and Events

Organizational Charts

Statewide Emergency Response Plan

Volunteer Firefighters

Meeting Minutes:

  • Fire and Emergency Incident Information System Technical Advisory Panel

  • Firefighters Employment, Standards and Training Council


Domestic Security

ESF 4 / ESF 9


Bureau of Fire Prevention

The Bureau of Fire Prevention conducts fire/life safety inspections and construction plans review on all state-owned buildings; regulates the fireworks and the fire sprinkler industries, inspects and licenses boilers, and certifies fire suppression industry workers.

Boiler Safety

Regulatory Licensing

Plans Review


Florida Fire Prevention Code (online)

Mine Blasting Information

Local Amendments

Uniform Elevator Keys

The Bureau of Firefighter Standards and Training approves firefighter training curricula, offers fire service training at the Florida State Fire College and certifies that fire service members meet industry-based standards.

Certification and Testing

Registration and Student Services

Firefighter Safety

Firefighter Training

633, F.S.

69A, F.A.C.

Firefighter Cancer Study Videos

Firefighter Mental Health Training Videos

Bureau of Fire Standards and Training - ProBoard Accreditation     Bureau of Fire Prevention - IAS Accreditation