What are the minimum requirements to be a firefighter?

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

The minimum requirements are:

  • 18 years of age by date of hire,
  • Eligible for employment in the U.S.,
  • Current valid driver’s license, and
  • High school diploma, high school transcript with graduation date, or G.E.D. certificate.
  • Must be able read, write, and speak English.
  • Must have a valid Social Security card.