Enroll in MFA Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program

Information for fire chiefs and firefighters on how to enroll on the MFA's Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program

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The Details of Enroll in MFA Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program

What you need for Enroll in MFA Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program

  • All students must have successfully completed the Civil Service Commission's Physical Ability Test (PAT).
  • The head of the department must submit a completed application package to the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy (MFA) and the student must create/edit their personal profile in the DFS Learning Management System (LMS).
  • After verification of a completed application, the head of the department will be notified of the recruit class assignment.
  • The student will be emailed instructions to apply to a Recruit Fitness Orientation (RFO) class in the DFS LMS.  The student will receive an email confirmation of their enrollment.
  • After successful Completion of the RFO, the student will be provided instructions for applying to the waitlist for the Career Recruit Program.  The student and the department will receive notification when their class assignment has been confirmed.

How to register Enroll in MFA Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program

The application package can be emailed to:  Registration.DFS-TM-Academy@mass.gov

The application package can also be faxed to: (978) 567-3229.

Or submit by mail to the Mass. Firefighting Academy (MFA):

MFA Director
Department of Fire Services
1 State Road
Stow, MA 01775

Next steps for Enroll in MFA Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program

  1. INFORMATION FOR CHIEFS

    • Follow the Career Recruit Application Instructions
    • Submit the Career Recruit Application & Statement Compliance for Protective Clothing and MFTC Rules & Regulations.
    • Forms and additional information:
  2. MEDICAL AND PHYSICAL FITNESS STANDARDS

    All students must successfully complete the Civil Service Commission's Physical Ability Test (PAT) before the fire chief can submit the application for the Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program.  

     

     

Contact for Enroll in MFA Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program

Address
Stow Headquarters
P.O. Box 1025, 1 State Road, Stow, MA 01775
Springfield Campus
100 Grochmal Avenue, Springfield, MA 01151
Fax
(978) 567-3121

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