The following information is provided by the Los Angeles County Fire Department, which serves the communities of Diamond Bar and Walnut.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department will present a series of Firefighter Preparatory Seminars between January and May to help interested candidates prepare for the upcoming Fire Fighter Trainee examination scheduled for this summer.
The preparatory seminars are a new concept and will be presented by expert members from the Department’s human resources and firefighter training teams. Attendees will have an opportunity to attend and learn more about a prestigious firefighting career with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Seminars are planned for each of the Department’s three operational regions across Los Angeles County, for a total of nine presentations. The first presentation is scheduled to take place on Saturday, January 11, at Western University in the City of Pomona.
The seminar will cover a wide range of helpful information, including:
- Introduction to the Fire Service
- Recruit and Probationary Firefighter Expectations
- Written Test Preparation
- Oral Interview Preparation
- Introduction to the Background Check process
- Health and Fitness
- California Physical Agility Test (CPAT)