Hiring E-Tip #3: Mark your calendars, test prep is coming

Fall is quickly approaching, which means test-preparation events are upon us.

The Salt Lake City Fire Department will host a series of monthly test-preparation events beginning in October. Each test-preparation event will focus on an aspect of our hiring process. You will …

Hiring E-Tip #2: Time to get in fighting shape

Approximately one year from today, you could be taking part in the Salt Lake City Fire Department’s CPAT. Not familiar with CPAT? “The Candidate Physical Abilities Test (CPAT) was developed to allow fire departments to obtain pools of trainable …

CPAT – Candidate Physical Ability Test

CANDIDATE PHYSICAL ABILITY TEST (CPAT)

The physical skills a firefighter needs to possess will be tested in this portion of the testing process. This exam is very strenuous because the work of a firefighter can be very strenuous. The …