By making an application for a firefighter position, you will be required to commit to the dates detailed below as you move through each stage of the process. An inability to attend any stage for any reason will results in your application being withdrawn.

Key dates for the 2023 Firefighter Selection Process are:

Stage 1: Applications open:

  • Applications for Firefighter positions closed on Sunday 10 September 2023.

Stage 2. Physical Fitness Assessment (Shuttle Run)

Stage 3. Cognitive Ability and Psychometric Assessment

Stage 4. Physical Abilities Assessment

  • This stage will be conducted at TFS Cambridge Training Facility (Hobart)
  • Pre-testing medical clearance must be provided
  • Physical Abilities Assessment – Familiarisation sessions: Wednesday 15 November 2023
  • Physical Abilities Assessment: Thursday 16 – Saturday 18 November 2023.

Stage 7. Interview

Firefighter Development Program (Recruit Course) 1/2024

  • Late April 2024