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Training To Become A Firefighter

What does it take to become a firefighter? Not in the sense of character, but training. Sure, you can become a firefighter without training, but career-wise it is beneficial to get your degree in Fire Science. You will still be able to work as a firefighter without a degree, but you will have a more advanced and lucrative future with one.

Choosing The School For Becoming A Firefighter

Your best bet is to look into schools within the area where you are planning on working as a firefighter. The schools usually have ties to the stations which will allow you first-hand access in your area. You will also get to speak with the firefighters in your area and get a better feel than if you attended school elsewhere.

Make sure the school is accredited, find out about their programs, take a look at their facilities and equipment, and make sure that it is the right school for you.

Degree In Fire Science

Once you have enrolled in the school that is right for you, it is time to begin studying. While earning your degree you will learn about fire prevention, the causes of fires, how to handle fires at a moment's notice, fire rescue, as well at the investigative aspect of analyzing the damage to determine how the fire began.

What Will You Be Qualified For With A Degree In Fire Science?

After you have earned your degree, you will be eligible for administrative positions as a firefighter, fire inspector, and fire prevention specialist.

You can also switch gears and go for further training in emergency medical services, forensic science, and even homeland security.

By earning your degree in Fire Science, you are opening the doors to so many opportunities - ones that you don't even know about yet, but are preparing yourself for. You are not pigeonholed with this degree which provides you with the education necessary for a multitude of career possibilities.  Are you ready to open the door to your future?

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West Palm Beach

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1764 North Congress Ave.
West Palm Beach, Fl 33409 (Corner of Congress Ave. and Westgate Ave.)

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561-586-0121

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Ft. Lauderdale

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1201 W. Cypress Creek Rd.
Suite 101.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309

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