Become a career firefighter


Thank you for your interest in the Victorian Fire Services. Applications for the July 2020 recruit courses are currently closed.

The fire services opened applications for 7 days from midday Monday 18 November and closed midday Monday 25 November 2019.

Applications for the February 2021 and July 2021 recruit coursesĀ are likely to open towards mid-2020.

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How we prepare

The Victorian fire services are seeking to recruit people with diverse backgrounds, skills and experiences. We encourage anyone who is ready for the challenge and meets our eligibility requirements to apply.

Use the resources provided on this website to prepare yourself!

Learn more about career firefighting