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Firefighter/EMS Magnet

The West Adams Firefighter/Emergency Medical Services Academy Magnet is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year.  To apply for this program, please go to  The code for the Firefighter/Emergency Medical Services Academy Magnet is 1874802.

The Firefighter/EMS Magnet Academy will offer students the opportunity to learn about a career in the Fire Service with the Los Angeles City Fire Department. This life learning opportunity will provide students with hands on experience to develop skills, knowledge, and abilities to prepare and understand what is required to become an L.A. City Firefighter. A commitment as a Firefighter/EMS Magnet student will provide students with the opportunity to learn and earn with hands on experience, which includes:

  • LAFD Fire Station Visits
  • CPR Instruction
  • Development of Core Leadership Values and Principles
  • Teen Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) Certification
  • Community Service Projects Opportunities
  • Fire Life Safety Awareness
  • Preparation for the Firefighter Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT)
  • L.A.F.D. Fire Cadet Program
  • Understanding and Experiencing L.A.F.D.
  • Entry Level Firefighter Requirements

For further information please contact: 


Magnet Coordinator

(323) 418-2850