How to Join

Membership Requirements

Firefighter Requirements:

1. 18 years old
2. Have a high school diploma or GED
3. Have a valid NC driver’s license. Wingate University students must have a valid
driver’s license from their home state.
4. Reside in the Wingate Volunteer Fire Department district
5. No criminal history
6. Not a member of any other Union County Volunteer Fire Department

Jr. Firefighter Requirements:

1. 16-18 years old
2. Currently enrolled in high school
3. Maintain an overall “C” average
4. Live in the Wingate Volunteer Fire Department district
5. No criminal history
6. Not a member of any other fire department

Part-time Requirements:

1. 21 years old
2. Valid NC Class B Classified Driver’s License
3. Certified NC Firefighter I
4. Certified NC EMT-Basic
5. Certified NC Haz-mat Operations
6. Certified NC Emergency Vehicle Driver

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