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Firefighter Civil Service Entrance Exam Registration

The next Civil Service Exam is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at 1 p.m. at the Denton Public Safety Training Center (719 E. Hickory St.). The deadline to sign up is Friday, Jan. 3 by 5 p.m.

Read this Notice of Civil Service Examination (POA) for important applicant information before registering for the exam. If you have signed up for the Civil Service Exam or are signing up for the exam, we will not send out any confirmations. Once you submit your registration, you are signed up for the exam.

Do not forget to print and complete the Personal History Statement. The Personal History Statement packet is due the day of the exam. Copies of your driver’s license, birth certificate, high school diploma, college transcripts, and all current certifications must be returned with the packet. Originals are not required.


If you need further assistance or have any questions, please contact Captain Eddington at (940) 349-8848 or firerecruiter@cityofdenton.com.

Sign Up for Civil Service Exam

Do you currently hold a basic structure fire certification from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)?:

Do you currently hold an EMT Basic certification from the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS)?:

Do you currently hold a Paramedic certification from the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS)?:

If you served in the military, do you have a DD-214 showing 180 days of active duty?:

Is this your first time taking the City of Denton's Fire Recruit civil service exam?:


The information will only be used for record keeping, statistical purposes, and to comply with Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action law, which helps to determine how effective our recruiting efforts are in reaching a broad cross-section of people in a recruitment area.