Fire Academy Information

Welcome to the Fire Academy at Moreno Valley College's Ben Clark Training Center. Please read the following information about our program and how to apply.

Spring academy application period closed as of November 1, 2020.

More Information

Please email us at with your interest in the Basic Firefighter Academy. You must provide the following: your name, contact number and email address. You will receive email notification of application posting/class updates.

Please view the Fire Academy Information document for the latest information and updates about the Fire Academy.

Fire Academy Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • FIT-1 (or equivalent)
  • California State EMT Card or current NREMT card
  • Physical Agility Test (CPAT or Biddle)
  • Complete a physical/medical exam prior to starting the FIT-S3A course
  • Complete FIT-S3A Intro to Fire Academy & Physical Conditioning for Fire Academy