Fire Academy

  • 17 Recruits Graduate Fire Academy Class 6 Posted 12/14/2017

    I am excited to announce the graduation of the Madison Fire Department's Recruit Class 6. They will graduate from our fire academy in a ceremony held this Friday, December 15, 2017.  This group has met the physical and educational competencies needed to continue on in the department for a long and healthy career. Read more »
  • MFD Welcomes Twenty New Recruits! Posted 10/03/2016

    Today marks the beginning of Recruit Class 5 at the Madison Fire Department.   A total of 20 recruits were hired from a pool of over 1,600 applicants. These candidates went through a written (video-based) exam followed by a series of interviews with community members, department members, and the Fire Chief. Lastly, they all passed a physical ability test (PAT) to ensure they will be able to perform the very demanding physical tasks this job requires.   Read more »