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How to Apply to the Fire Academy

Admission Requirements

You must:

Apply to the Fire Academy

Paid firefighters of a fire department receive first priority of enrollment. Sponsoring department is responsible for Fire Academy student fees. No testing required.

Active volunteer firefighters may receive second priority enrollment with proof of 1 year of volunteer service, EMT-B certification and successful completion of the physical agility test.

You must submit the following documents to the Fire Academy Office by the application deadline.

You may deliver your materials:

We must have all of your application documents before you can schedule your Physical Agility Test.


Northwest Campus

Fire Academy — Public Safety Training Center

Maggie Burns
Administrative Assistant

Call 817-515-7718


Updated August 03, 2021