Step 6: Medical Testing

The Medical Evaluation is thorough, and it is essential that all applicants be in excellent health with no medical conditions that would restrict the ability to safely perform the essential functions of the firefighter-paramedic job. Good physical condition is necessary, as training in the Academy is rigorous. Failure to be in excellent physical condition may delay or disrupt training and result in a dismissal from the Academy.  

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1. Step 1: Online Application
2. Step 2: Application Selection
3. Step 3: Department Selection Interview
4. Step 4: Background Investigation
5. Step 5: Chief's Interview
6. Step 6: Medical Testing
7. Step 7: Fire Academy / Lateral Academy