PAT Physical Ability Test
Course Description:  The Coral Springs Regional Institute of Public Safety Entrance Physical Ability Test (EPAT) is based on the fundamental skills of a firefighter that will test a candidate’s strength and cardiovascular endurance. These elements will ensure a candidate has the core, lower and upper body strength with the overall endurance to facilitate key functions over a pre-determined time frame.

**Please note that this test is a minimum and does not accurately depict the overall strength and endurance required to successfully perform the tasks of a firefighter throughout the Firefighter I & II program.
Description of the EPAT is located on the Firefighter I & II page, Step 2. 
Appropriate workout clothing
  • T-shirts
  • Shorts / Sweats
  • Sneakers with good ankle support
Gloves (Extrication, Mechanics or Workout) are recommended  
Appropriate food and water

Pre-requisites: - In order to submit an application for the PAT, you must upload a completed medical form (the required medical form is located under Resurces, Documents & Forms), a copy of your FLDL, complete the release and waiver and pay the non-refundable $65.00 tuition


Registration is an online process and will require both uploads and information to be completed in the automated system. Please follow all directions to ensure your successful registration. 

Complete Step 1:

  • Select your course below. (You will only be able to select and register for a course at/after the Registration Start Date and Time. If you are not able to select the course, registration may have closed or the course is full.) 
  • Sign in using your MyCSRIPS username and password (returning student) or create a MyCSRIPS login (new student)
  • Pay Registration Fee

After completing Step 1, you will receive an email within 24 hours with instructions for completing Step 2 within your MyCSRIPS portal:

  • Accept Release/Waivers
  • Provide Emergency Contact
  • Upload completed Medical Form
  • Upload Driver’s License

Ensure that your email address has been entered correctly. You are required to complete Step 2 by the of the registration day.

By continuing with your application and making payment, you are agreeing to these terms.
The EPAT is a requirement to get into Firefighter I & II and is valid for 6 months.  It must be valid on Day 1 of class.

This course is a prerequisite for
Session ID: Physical Ability Test 2022-02-20
Dates: Feb 20, 2022
Time: Sunday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuition: $65.00
Fees: $0.00
Price: $65.00
Registration Start Date: Jan 24, 2022 09:00 AM
Comments: Full payment of $65.00 is due at time of registration
Student must upload medical form (DFS- K4-1022) at time of registration, do not register if medical form is not completed.
Additional information will be sent out 2-3 days prior to Entrance PAT
This is a closed session no visitors are allowed on grounds during testing