HIGH Fire Danger - Oct. 2 & 3

Wildfire safety: https://westmetrofire.colorado.gov/wildfire-safety


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OPEN TO THE PUBLIC: Physical Agility Test practice dates

Learn how to pass West Metro Fire's Physical Agility Test (PAT)

FUTURE FIREFIGHTER APPLICANTS: this is a great opportunity to begin practicing the skills, strength, and endurance it takes to pass the Physical Agility Test. This is one of the required testing phases in becoming a hired firefighter with WMFR. These are FREE and open to anyone age 18 or older.


  • October 16th: 11:00am-12:00pm
  • October 22nd: 10:30am-11:30am
  • October 23rd: 9:45am-10:45am

Sign up for a Practice PAT Time Slot

LOCATION: West Metro Fire Training Center

3535 S. Kipling St. Lakewood CO 80235

*Dates/times subject to change, all updates will be posted here.

West Metro Fire Rescue maintains a drug-free workplace and requires its members to refrain from usage or possession of illegal substances at all times. Illegal substances are defined as any drug or chemical which is not legally obtainable, or which is legally obtainable but has not been legally obtained. The term includes prescription drugs not being used for prescribed purposes, and includes all controlled substances as defined by the Colorado Controlled Substances Act. This policy also applies to marijuana and products containing THC.

WMFR Drug and Alcohol Policy

WMFR Tobacco Policy

WMFR Personal Appearance Standards


If you have questions or concerns, please reach out to our Human Resources Department at personnel@westmetrofire.org or call (303) 539-9544.

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Equal Opportunity Statement 

West Metro Fire Rescue is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, sex, gender, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual preference or orientation including gender identity, transgender status, genetic information, pregnancy, physical recovery from childbirth or related condition, membership or non-membership in the union, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, West Metro Fire Rescue will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with eligible disabilities (unless the disability precludes performance of the essential functions of the position).