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Frequently Asked Questions For Firefighters

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You’re thinking about becoming a Firefighter, but you still have a few unanswered questions. Well, you have come to the right place. The following will answer three frequently asked questions by those looking into becoming a Firefighter.

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Obtaining A Career As A Firefighter

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If you are going to school for Fire Science and considering entering the field as a Firefighter, you have come to the right place. Where do you begin to look for jobs in your field? The following will outline how to go about getting a position as a Firefighter.

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Education For Firefighters

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If you are looking to become a firefighter, but aren’t sure what type of education you should receive, you have come to the right place. A high school diploma or the equivalent will suffice, but it is beneficial to receive a formal education for future promotions.

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Are You Right For The Job: Firefighters

Right For Job Firefighters

You see firefighters on TV shows battling the blazes and saving lives, and while that may seem appealing, it is nothing compared to actually working in the field as a firefighter. Do you know if you have what it takes to fight fires and save lives? The following questions might help you find out!

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What Should You Know About West Palm Beach Fire Rescue?

FIRE-LOGO-200x200In 1894, a small village had grown and the state of Florida granted a petition to form the city of West Palm Beach. By the time incorporation came about in November, fires had already become common. That is when the Fire Department was organized.
The Flagler Alerts were the first firefighters in South Florida. The volunteers received their moniker in honor of Henry Flagler, the man who had donated the very first firefighting equipment. Those donations included a hand pulled hose reel and a hand drawn and operated pump to supply water to fight fires.

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