Is there an age limit to apply?

Yes, you must be at least 18 years of age and not over 40 years of age on the date of the entrance examination.

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1. What is the fire department work & pay schedule?
2. Do you have/host a fire academy?
3. Can I pick up an application now? How do I apply?
4. Do you take applications throughout the year?
5. Where can I obtain study material for the civil service test?
6. Can I transfer my state fire certification from another state to Texas?
7. Is there an age limit to apply?
8. Will I get paid more if I have a degree?
9. If I am already a certified Firefighter, will I have to go through firefighting training?
10. Do I have to be a certified Texas Firefighter?
11. Do I need to be a licensed paramedic to take the Civil Service Exam?
12. Is there one civil service test for all the cities in Central Texas?
13. Can I volunteer as a firefighter in the City of San Marcos?
14. Where can I find general certification FAQs from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)?