Firefighter Requirements

The following are required for exam eligibility:


1. Must possess a current valid driver’s license.

2. Must be at least 18 years of age and meet all eligibility requirements of Section 143.023 of the Texas Fire and Police Civil Service Law.

*** NOTE: Applicants over 35 years of age are ineligible to take the exam.

3. Must meet all physical requirements.

4. Must be U.S. Citizen.

Becoming a Firefighter


To learn helpful hints to become a firefighter and see a list of dis-qualifiers, view the Becoming a Firefighter document.