Message from our Fire Chief Daryl L. Osby

Fire Chief Daryl OsbyThank you for your interest in joining this noble and rewarding profession as a member of our firefighting ranks. Los Angeles County firefighters enjoy an internationally renowned reputation for being the best. Each day in communities across Los Angeles County, they provide a lifesaving service. When not responding to emergencies, our firefighters serve and support their communities in other helpful ways. I have served as a member of our Department for over 30 years.  Now as Fire Chief, I am proud to lead such a dedicated team of emergency responders and business professionals. Join our team!

 

Recruitment Information Seminars

Learn what it takes to become a part of the Los Angeles County Fire Department. This is a free seminar open to those interested in becoming a firefighter (age 17 and up).

  • Learn how to start preparing now.
  • Learn about the duties and detailed responsibilities for the firefighter position.
  • Network with other candidates.
  • Learn what to expect in the Fire Academy.

Recruitment Information Seminar
Tuesday, February 12 , 2019 – 10:00 a.m. – 12 noon
Rowland Heights Community Center
18150 Pathfinder Road
Rowland Heights, CA 91748

REGISTER

 
Recruitment Information Seminar
Thursday, February 27, 2019 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Rogers Park
400 West Beach Avenue
Inglewood, CA 90302

REGISTER
 
Recruitment Information Seminar
Thursday, February 28, 2019 – 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
LACoFD Headquarters
1320 North Eastern Avenue (Training Center – Room 25)
Los Angeles, CA 90063

REGISTER
 
Recruitment Information Seminar
Thursday, March 27, 2019 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Rogers Park
400 West Beach Avenue
Inglewood, CA 90302

REGISTER
 
Women’s Fire Prep Academy
Starting Saturday, February 23, 2019 – 8:00AM to 1:00PM
Meets for 6 consecutive Saturdays
LACoFD Department Headquarters
Cecil R. Gehr Training Center
1320 N. Eastern Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90063

REGISTER

 

Contact the Recruitment Unit

(310) 419-2115 / RecruitmentUnit@fire.lacounty.gov

Fill our our interest card to network with the Recruitment Unit.

Download “Your Path to Becoming a Firefighter” (pdf) for a complete overview of the steps you should be taking now to become a firefighter with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
 
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Note: Revised August 23, 2018. Please refer back to this page to be sure that you have the most current version of this guide. Updates with critical information are made on a regular basis.