The Firefighter/Medic Recruit testing process covers three areas.
The two areas most affecting the success of candidates in the CPAT are:
It is in your best interest to consider adopting or incorporating exercises likely to improve these areas into your physical conditioning regimen.
You are encouraged to dress comfortably for physical exertion, including athletic or other non-slip footwear. NNFD will outfit each candidate in turnout clothing (helmet, coat, gloves) and a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) backpack.