Current testing dates

Current testing dates

The next round of National Career Firefighter Recruitment open February 1st to February 29th 2020.

Current testing dates 2020

12-week course

Successful candidates who are offered employment from this round will be placed on a 12-week training course, commencing:

  • June 29th 2020

  • September 21st 2020

Please make sure you've read all the information available on this website so you have a thorough understanding of what the role of a modern firefighter, whether you'll pass our police and medical checks, and to make sure this is something you want to do for a career!

Not 100% sure? Consider volunteering as a firefighter first to make sure it's the right role for you. You can find more information in our volunteering section.

If you have any questions, please contact us by emailing recruiting@fireandemergency.nz