Current California or National Registry Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic license. You may participate in the test if you are nearing the end of your internship with your current paramedic program.
– California State accredited fire academy certificate
– California State Firefighter I certificate
- The Firefighter/Paramedic test consists of a 100-question written test and physical ability test. Candidates receiving a passing score on both portions of the test are placed on a hiring list for the participating fire agencies.
- The next exam is Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the San Marcos Public Safety Training Facility. Candidates with passing written exam scores will be permitted to take the physical ability test immediately following.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES:Immediate openings are available. Candidates with passing test scores will be placed on an applicant list for six (6) months (the list may be extended). The applicant list will be available to participating San Diego North County fire agencies as a source for potential candidates for employment as a Firefighter 1 / Paramedic.
COST: NO CHARGE – APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, October 8, 2018
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Click here for → Regional Fire Fighter Test Application
The application is now online; please do not submit physical hard copies of applications/attachments.
Candidates who do not submit all documents requested will be disqualified from the testing process. ALL NOTIFICATIONS WILL BE MADE VIA EMAIL; please provide an email address in the space provided on the application.
Testing Application Filing Deadline: Monday, October 8, 2018
Upcoming Testing Dates
October 21, 2017 January 20, 2018 April 21, 2018 July 21, 2018 October 20, 2018
EEO/AA/ADA. If you require reasonable accommodation in the testing process, please call (760) 744-1150 x 1704 at least 7 days before the scheduled test date.