Application & Selection Process

Where to Start


To start begin the process, please complete an application. A committee will select 20 candidates for each class. Mail or deliver the application to the following address:
Shreveport Fire Academy
Attn: Chief Louis Johnson
6440 Greenwood Road
Shreveport, LA 71119

Selection Process & Instructions


Your interest in the Shreveport Fire Department is greatly appreciated. In an effort to secure students with high levels of honesty and integrity, we provide you with this set of instructions for completing the required documents. Please read and follow the instructions carefully.

The selection process of the Shreveport Fire Department consists of the following components:
  • Submission of Application
  • Preliminary Interview
  • Background Investigation
  • Final Review and Student Selection
All documents submitted become property of the Shreveport Fire Department.