Firefighter/EMS Magnet

Mission Statement

The Wilson High School Firefighter Academy Magnet offers the opportunity for students to learn about a career in the Fire Service and Emergency Response in collaboration with the Los Angeles City Fire Department. Students will be provided with life learning opportunities with hands on experiences  to develop career skills, knowledge, and abilities to prepare and understand what is required to attain career in Emergency Response. 

LAFD Cadet Programs

LAFD Core Values

  • Service

  • Professionalism

  • Integrity

  • Respect

  • Innovation

  • Trust

Contact Us

Magnet Office

323-276-1718

Maribel Gonzalez
Magnet Coordinator
dxm5939@lausd.net

Dina Moreno 

Magnet Counselor

dxm5939@lausd.net

John Lincoln 
Magnet Counselor
jfl5712@lausd.net

Laura Ramirez

Lead Teacher

laura.ramirez5@lausd.net

Coach Griffith

Physical Training Teacher

cjg1507@lausd.net

Class of 2022!

Program Opportunities

  • LAFD Fire Station Visits

  • CPR Instruction

  • Develop Leadership, CORE Values, and Principals

  • Teen C.E.R.T. Training and Certification (Community Emergency Response Team)

  • Community Service Project Opportunities

  • Fire, Life, Safety Awareness Training

  • Review and prepare for Firefighter Physical Test (CPAT)

  • Firefighter career entry level preparation

  • Public Safety/Service Career Preparation

Career Opportunities

  • Fire Fighter

  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

  • Emergency Preparedness Planner

  • Emergency Management Specialist

  • Information Security Analyst

  • Homeland Security Officer

  • Emergency Dispatcher

  • Hospital Emergency Preparedness Administrator

  • Nurse

  • Urban and Regional Planner