Physical Examination Overview

Currently, the City of Waukesha Fire Department utilizes the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) for its examination process.

About the CPAT
The CPAT is a nationally recognized exam that was developed to test firefighter candidates on their ability to perform simulated tasks consistent with the duties of a firefighter. It is designed to ensure that candidates possess the physical ability to complete critical tasks effectively and safely.

Subject to Change

Please note that the CPAT procedure is subject to change. Detailed and updated physical examination details will be handed out during the hiring/testing process.

CPAT Guides