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CFEA Explorers

CFEA Explorers

How to Apply

There are five steps to the application process:

Please print this page out and check that all items have been completed and returned to your Advisor. Also please make sure your name is spelled correctly and your entire post writes the same name for your department. e.g. LA city fire vs Los Angeles city Fire. Check with your Advisor!

If you have problems with the web-site please check with your Advisor. If he/she are unable to assist you, contact Gavin Illingworth by email gillingworth@cfea.net

  1. Submit CFEA Explorer On-line application.
  2. Print and give to advisor: Advisor Certification page.
  3. Sign and return to advisor: Academy Participation Agreement – Explorer/Cadet.
  4. Sign and return: Explorer Code of Conduct  form.
  5. Forward a check made payable to CFEA for $300.00 to your advisor.

Explorer Application

Your application will remain pending until processed by CFEA staff.

If you are interested in applying as a Captain or Chief Officer you must be recommended by your advisor, and have attended a previous academy. Applicants must also have a letter of recommendation from their advisor. Chief officer candidates must submit letter of intent and resume.






Return all forms to your Advisor.  Your Advisor will mail your entire Post applications in one packet to the following address:

P.O. BOX 2160 

We look forward to seeing you there.

Eric Verwey
CFEA President