- How can I become a Los Angeles County Firefighter or Call Firefighter?
- Have a high school diploma or equivalent.
- Be a U.S. citizen or permanent alien resident who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship.
- Be at least 18 years of age at time of appointment.
- Maintain a current Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT).
- Be free of felony convictions.
- Be of good moral character as determined by a thorough background investigation.
- Firefighter Trainee Application Process
- When is the next testing date?
See Help Wanted page.
View our current Statistical Summary.
Copies may be obtained by writing to:
International Conference of Building Officials
5360 S. Workman Mill Road
Whittier , CA 90601
For more information call 562-699-0541
For more information contact the Public Information Office at (323)881-2411.
- Carbon Monoxide (CO) Devices
As of July 1, 2011, the Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act (Senate Bill-
SB 183) requires all single-family homes with an attached garage or a fossil fuel source to install carbon monoxide alarms within the home.
Owners of multi-family leased or rental dwellings, such as apartment buildings, are required to comply with the law by January 1, 2013.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department has compiled this 'Frequently Asked Questions' (FAQ) list to better inform and prepare residents against deaths related to fires, hazardous materials and toxins.
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