Want to Become a Firefighter?

You want to become a firefighter but are unsure how to prepare for your future career?  We have created a list of information and resources to help guide you on your journey. 

How To Become a Firefighter

Youth Academies

National Volunteer Fire Council - National Junior Firefighter Program

Firefighter Youth Academy


Fire Academies

What is a Fire Academy?  What can you expect? 

Solano Community College - Fire Academy

Yuba College Firefighter I Academy

Butte College Firefighter Academy

American River Basic Firefighter Academy


Testing for Firefighter Applicants 

Firefighter Candidate Testing Center

Candidate Physical Ability Test