Sure we all liked hopping in the fire engine as kids.

Are you ready for more?

If you’re a high school student, get ready to work hard and learn all that you’re capable of as you step into the world of firefighting. If selected, eligible students with qualifying grades will be invited to join the Cadet program where you’ll learn everything from donning bunker gear in under a minute to forcible entry.

An experience truly unlike any other in Juneau, many career firefighters past and present credit their time in Cadets with sparking their career-long passion for the fire service. Build strength, skills, character and friendships to last a lifetime. Start your journey in the fire service today.

Apply Today

To apply, applicants and their guardians must complete the Application & Waiver Packet. Part of this packet includes the Receipt of Guidelines form – be sure to review the Program Guidelines provided here prior to signing.

Applications must be submitted in person to the Administrative Offices at the Downtown Station:

820 Glacier Highway, Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 586-5322

Program Guidelines
Application & Waiver Packet