Learn about the job
Phase 1: Interest Form
All interested candidates must complete a two page interest form, which must be picked up in person. Candidates will be reviewed before qualifying for training. Learn how to Get Started.
Phase 2: Training Course
All entry level wildland firefighters complete a five-day Training Course.
Training includes rigorous physical fitness requirements, such as a 3 mile hike with a 45-pound pack, a 1.5 mile run, and push-up and sit-up tests. Read more about the requirements for Physical Fitness.
Find the schedule for this year’s training at the Calendar.