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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

Administrator: Shelley Aguilar

Magnet Coordinator/Lead Teacher: Faisal Saddique