Central Iowa Fire & EMS Testing Consortium

The Central Iowa Fire and EMS Testing Consortium is a group of metro Fire Departments with a mission to provide entry level written and physical ability examinations for aspiring candidates. 

In cooperation with Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) and the DMACC Fire Science Program, this consortium allows an efficient and effective method for candidates to become eligible for hire in the group of metro Fire Departments. 

Meeting the requirements of the consortium and upon completion of the written and physical ability exams, candidates are able to apply for employment opportunities within the group.    ​