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The testing period for the Firefighter Candidate Assessment (FCA) closed on 12/16/16 and the City of Los Angeles is no longer accepting applications for the 2016 Firefighter exam administration. If you are still interested in becoming a Firefighter with the City of Los Angeles, please visit this page for the latest news regarding future opportunities.

In order to receive updates in a timely manner, all Firefighter applicants who applied in 2016 and meet the minimum requirements are encouraged to check their e-mail in-box and/or spam folder on a regular basis. Please review all e-mails and attachments you receive from the City Personnel Department carefully for details regarding your status and details about the next steps in the Firefighter selection process. Attachments may also include information on how to be successful- Strategies for Success, how to prepare for test parts, and how to RSVP for LAFD Preparation Seminars.