ENLISTED

FIRE PROTECTION

EXTINGUISHING BURNING THREATS

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The Air Force operates with unusual materials and unique environments all over the world, so we need specialists prepared for anything. Acting as the firemen of the Air Force, Fire Protection specialists deal with everything from brush fires to burning rocket fuel and hazardous material fires. Upholding our mission to ensure the safety of others, these specialists don’t just act on Air Force bases, but assist civilian fire departments when needed as well.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

  • MINIMUM EDUCATION

    High school diploma, GED with 15 college credits, or GED

  • ASVAB REQUIREMENTS

    General

  • QUALIFICATIONS

    • Knowledge of fire department mission and organization
    • No record of pyrophobia, acrophobia, or claustrophobia
    • Ability to speak distinctly
    • Possession of a valid driver’s license to operate government motor vehicles
    • Normal color vision
    • Must meet National Fire Protection Association physical standards
    • Completion of a current National Agency Check, Local Agency Checks and Credit
    • Completion of 8.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
    • Must be between the ages of 17 and 39

TRAINING & EDUCATION

How do we transform you from a raw recruit to an expert Airman in this field? From hands-on experience to college credit toward a degree, the path begins here.

  • BASIC MILITARY TRAINING

    8.5 weeks

  • TECHNICAL TRAINING

    68 days

  • TECH SCHOOL LOCATION

    Goodfellow AFB TX

  • STATUS UPON COMPLETION

    Enlisted Airman with credits earned towards Fire Science

TAKE A BREAK

Flights and 30-days vacation with pay each year.

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