Careers in the Fire Service

Cosumnes Fire Academy 2018-01

The Cosumnes Fire Department is not currently hiring, but you make sure you are ready to apply!

Firefighter Candidate Testing


Before applying to the Cosumnes Fire Department, all applicants must have successfully passed the Entry-Level Firefighter Written Examination and the Candidate Physical Agility Test (CPAT) administered by the Firefighter Candidate Testing Center (FCTC). Learn more

Firefighter Internship Program


The Firefighter Internship Program is a collaborative effort between the Cosumnes Fire Department and the Cosumnes River College's Co-op Work Experience Education Program. 

Cosumnes Fire Academy


The Cosumnes Fire Department operates a comprehensive, 23-week training program at the Fire Training Facility located at 10573 E. Stockton Blvd near Grantline Road. Upon graduating, Academy Recruits are sworn in as probationary firefighters with the Cosumnes Fire Department. Applications are not being accepted at this time.