The shuttle run tests for the cardiovascular fitness required to handle the heavy load firefighting places on the cardiovascular, oxygen consumption and musculoskeletal systems.

Applicants must achieve a level of 9.6.

To assist you in preparing you can purchase a copy of the test through the Australian Sports Commission.

In-person local shuttle run assessment

The shuttle run assessment is organised by TFS and held in Launceston and Hobart in early October 2023.

Details will be provided directly to applicants.

> For further details read the Shuttle Run instructions and watch the video below.