2020 Cork City Council Firefighter Campaign: 

Cork City Council have opened a competition for Firefighters. Closing date for applications was 25th September 2020. Prepare for the aptitude test styles used in these campaigns with our renowned Firefighter Assessment Preparation Courses.

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2020 Cork City Council Firefighter Competition

Cork City Council launched a 2020 Full-Time Firefighter Recruitment campaign.
Closing date was for applications was 4pm, Friday 25th September 2020. 
Phase 1 is an expression of interest
Phase 2 of the campaign will include psychometric tests 
Prepare for the assessments with our renowned courses. 

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Our comprehensive online course for the 2020 Cork City Firefighter campaign is now available to book below:

Selection Process

Firefighter recruitment competitions can take place in many cities and counties across the country.

The general selection process / stages of firefighter recruitment competitions can vary between different city council competitions. Below outlines the general selection stages for Firefighter recruitment campaigns. The stages of the recruitment competition generally include an initial expression of interest application, aptitude/psychometric tests, detailed application form, work-related tests, interview, physical fitness test, and a medical. However, the order of these can vary between competitions. 

Candidates should consult the official sources for a definitive and exhaustive list of the selection stages of each campaign. 

Application Form

Review the Information Booklet in full & Complete Online Application Form

Candidates generally apply online when applications open and are usually provided with a Information Booklet

Stage 1

Online Assessment Questionnaire

Candidates are required to undertake a and Online Assessment Questionnaire

Stage 2

Online Assessments

Top group of candidates from Stage 1 (based on mark achieved) will be invited to Stage 2 Online Assessments

Stage 3

Application Form

Number of candidates based on marks at Stage 2 will be invited to submit a detailed application form

Stage 4

Competency Based Interview

Candidates will be questioned by an interview board to ensure they have the appropriate behavioural skills


Successful candidates will be placed on a panel and will be called upon as positions become available

Preparing for the Psychometric Tests

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