PHYSICAL FITNESS REQUIREMENTS
Fire Specialists are required to participate in a daily physical training program. All candidates will be required to complete the Work Capacity Test at the Arduous level, which consists of a three mile hike with a 45 pound pack in 45 minutes or less. All Fire Specialist are highly encouraged to participate in the BLM National Fire Operations Fitness Challenge, additional information can be found here.
MEDICAL STANDARDS PROGRAM
The Alaska Fire Service participates in the DOI Medical Standards Program requiring medical exams every three years. For more information please see the Medical Standards Program.
Additional inquiries can be e-mailed to Dirk Giles: email@example.com or phone 907.356.5668