Recruit Academy

Snohomish County Fire District #22

Part-Time Recruit Academy

We are now hosting our own part-time recruit academy. In the Pacific North-West the options for obtaining your firefighters certifications is becoming more and more difficult. 

We are hosting a recruit academy that will be conducting two nights a week and every Saturday for four months. At the completion of the academy you will be testing for your IFSAC Firefighter 1, Firefighter 2, Hazardous Materials Awareness and Hazardous Materials Operations. All of these are requirements to work full time and part time in most agencies in the state. You will also received your First Aid and CPR certification and will also obtain your NWCG Wildland Firefighter 2.

To attend this academy you can either be sponsored by another fire department or be self sponsored. If you are self sponsored you will need to provide all of your own personal protective equipment, self contained breathing apparatus and learning materials. If you are sponsored, it will be determined by your agency what they will provide you with. 

The academy tuition is $2000 per student. 

If you would like to apply to the academy please complete the below application. If you have any questions you can email Assistant Chief Jeremy Stocker.

The 2022 Academy will be on Monday and Wednesday Nights from 6PM to 10 PM and Saturday’s from 8 AM to 5PM. The first day of the academy will be January 31st, 2022.and will end May 21st, 2022

Applicants must be 18 years of age, have high school diploma or GED, valid drivers license, current CPAT phycal agility test.

Recruit Academy Application (Word)

Recruit Academy Application (PDF)






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