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The Commission can be contacted at:

Firefighting Personnel Standards and Education Commission
2161 Unionville Deason Road
Bell Buckle, TN 37020

Phone: 931-294-4140 
Fax: 931-294-4135


In addition to the office personnel, the Commission currently has  Field Coordinators who coordinate practical and written testing across the state. Fire departments wishing to host written or practical exams can fill out the Request to Host a Written or Practical Exam Form online. If you have questions about hosting an exam, please contact:

Middle & East TN Accreditation Manager
Michael Miranda

West TN & TFACA Accreditation Manager
Brian Nicholson

The Commission also has Contractors that proctor examinations for fire departments within their areas.