Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements for Firefighters

  • Have a seven-minute response time from home to fire station
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Minnesota Driver's license (Class D or better)
  • No physical disabilities which would prevent performing fire and rescue procedures
  • Successfully pass a department agility test
  • Successfully pass a department physical exam
  • Maintain minimum training and call response requirements stipulated by fire department policy