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Physical Abilities Test

Candidates will be required to wear:

  • Mask
  • Turnout Coat
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • SCBA (Candidate will only wear and not use SCBA)
    Note: Various sizes of the PPE will be provided, and you will be assisted by a monitor with donning the equipment.
Candidates will have 4 minutes and 9 seconds to complete all seven events.

Station Description

Warm up- Stair climber with air-pack and 100-foot hose bundle (Total weight Approx. 45lbs)
Station #1- 3-inch Dry Hose Pull
Station #2- Hydrant Connection
Station #3- Simulated charged hose line pull/weighted sled
Station #4- Extrication Tool Carry
Station #5- Keiser Sled
Station #6 Dummy Drag
Station #7 Ladder Pull Simulator
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