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Become a Volunteer Firefighter


Are you interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter with Clarington Emergency & Fire Services?

Fill out the volunteer firefighter application and drop it off at Fire Station 1 in Bowmanville.


Applicants must:

  • Be a resident of Clarington, living within 5 kilometres of the fire hall
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a Grade 12/High School Diploma
  • Standard First Aid / CPR
  • Possess a D-Z Licence
  • Have a clean Criminal Background Check
  • Have a clean Driver's Abstract

Candidates who progress beyond the initial interview process, will be required to successfully complete the York University Physical Fitness/Stress Test and Swim Test at their own expense.

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