Testing Services

 State/National Testing

Testing Services is an official test center for a variety of national and state certification tests. These are administered at our Valle Verde campus Test Center according to the test schedule specified by each test agency.


You should contact the individual testing agency directly to learn the test schedule, fees and registration process. Once you have registered, the agency will provide you with your reporting information (test date, test location) and any other pertinent information you need to complete your test.


All national and state tests administered by EPCC Testing Services are administered under the most strict test security and procedures specified by the testing agencies. Our testing staff is well versed in all aspects of test administration. All test rooms are equipped with electronic observation systems to insure a secure test environment.


Good luck and thank you for letting EPCC Testing Services assist you in completing your certification tests!


 Texas Commission on Fire Protection Certification Tests

The mission of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection is to aid in the protection of lives and property of Texas citizens through the development and enforcement of recognized professional standards for individuals and the fire service.

El Paso Community College, in partnership with the TCFP, can now administer all commission certification written examinations for the LIT Regional Fire Academy as well as firemen from area fire departments

  1. Register for your TCFP Online exam through FIDO Account, and receive your Exam Eligibility Form.
  2. Make an appointment to take your exam by calling 915-831-3221 or 915-831-2224 at EPCC Valle Verde Campus.
  3. Arrive on test day with a State Photo ID, and your TCFP Exam Eligibility Form.
  4. A $20 Proctoring Fee will be charged. You can pay using a Credit or Debit card or cash.

TCFP Testing Information Site: https://www.tcfp.texas.gov/

Some TCFP exams are now available online! As of May 7, 2018, you may take the following TCFP exams online:

  • Instructor II
  • Instructor III
  • Officer II
  • Officer III
  • Officer IV

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