Fire & Rescue

RCA Application Checklist
Application Deadline: July 10
Program Begins: July 2017
Getting Started:


FIRE1001 (Introduction to Firefighting)
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Demonstrate English/ Math competency
NOTE:  ACT or SAT reports and/or college grades may not be older than 10 years, unless a student has completed a degree
  • Minimum English competency:
    • Completion of ENG 0990 or higher with a C+ or better
    • SAT English score of 500+ or
    • ACT English/ACT Composite scores of 19+/19+ or
    • ACT English/ACT Reading scores of 19+/19+ or
    • Accuplacer Reading score of 80+ and Accuplacer Writing score of 5+ or
  • Minimum Math competency:
    • Accuplacer Math score of 70+ or
    • ACT Mathematics score of 17+ or
    • SAT Mathematics score of 450+ or
    • Completion of MATH 0990 or higher with a C+ or better
FIRE2501 (Recruit Candidate Academy)
  • Pass Doctor’s Physical within 6 months of class start – Attach Firefighter Candidate Physical Form Provided
  • Provide evidence of health insurance during RCA – Provide Evidence of Insurance
  • Copy of EMS Card, EMS Certification, or Waiver Form Provided
  • Valid Driver’s License
 If you have questions about these requirements, please contact Heath at 801-910-0561.
  • Other recommended courses for employment: EMT- Basic, EMT-Intermediate, Wildland Firefighter I.