Join the Cadet Team

There are two orientation sessions:

  1. Wednesday, September 11, 2013 from 6-8 pm
  2. Saturday, September 14, 2013 from 8-10 am

The cadet candidate must attend ONE of these sessions.  If the candidate is not yet 18 years of age a parent or guardian must be at the orientation session, in order for the candidate to proceed further in the process.  Each session will be held at the Mesa Fire and Medical Department's  Public Safety Training Facility, 3260 North 40th Street, Mesa, AZ 85215 (Yavapai/Javelina rooms).


Eligibility Requirements
  • Be 15 years old but not older than 18 years old
  • Must be currently enrolled in junior high school or high school
  • Expected to maintain a 'C' grade average
Medical Clearance Required
Firefighting is a physically demanding job. Each Cadet session will include physical activity. All members are required to provide medical clearance prior to starting this program.

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