Open Enrollment Notification
Get a notification for Fire Academy open enrollment.
Fire Cadet Requirements
Applicants for fire cadet MUST meet ALL of the following requirements to apply:
- At least 21 years old AND
- Possess a current NM State or National Registry Emergency Technical (EMT) License at the Basic Level or higher by the end of the open enrollment period AND
- Have a high school diploma or GED AND
- Be a United States citizen or legal resident.
*To enroll in a EMT Basic Course, applicants may contact any New Mexico College or University, such as Central New Mexico Community College or the University of New Mexico's EMS Academy at (505) 272-5757.