Applicant/Incumbent Wildland Firefighter (WLFF)

Exam Process

Notifies FMO if medical condition changes. If the WLFF develops a change in medical status (injury or illness) between yearly medical exams that prevents them from performing arduous duty lasting longer than three consecutive weeks, contact the DOI MSP at wlffcsr@blm.gov or call 888-286-2521.

Attends exam with required information/items

  • Confirm exam payment arrangements with FMO or SHRO before your exam
  • Completed and signed exam paperwork
  • Photo ID
  • Corrective lenses (if applicable)
  • Bring pertinent medical information for existing medical issues
    • Supporting documents from personal physician
  • Ensure all appropriate testing listed on the exam form is completed at the time of your exam
  • Return your completed exam to your FMO or SHRO
  • Ensure you receive a "Cleared" determination at the time of exam before you take the Work Capacity Test (WCT)
  • Inform your FMO if your medical status (injury or illness) changes between medical exams.
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