Articles on Firefighter


How To Best Prepare Yourself To Become A Firefighter

This article is going to focus on how you can BEST PREPARE yourself for the position of firefighter. Remember that the competition if very tough and you have to be able to show why you are the best candidate for the position.

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Top 10 Firefighter Traits

Firefighters, more than most other professionals, need to possess a multitude of skills and talents. There are also many personal traits necessary to ensure that firefighters are properly and respectfully representing their department and profession as well.

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So You Want My Job: Firefighter

We interviewed Captain Michael Baker, a firefighter, and current Public Information Officer for the Tulsa Fire Department.

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FR1 Community: What's The Best Thing About Being A Firefighter?

Facebook fans sound off about the best parts of firefighting, including driving to call, gratitude from community, and helping people in need.

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A Day In The Life Of A Firefighter

Many people still maintain the vision of firefighters sitting around the table at the firehouse, playing cards or checkers, waiting for the next fire to occur. Those days disappeared many decades ago and the fire department has evolved into a multi-faceted public service agency with an ever increasing workload.

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What Are The Requirements To Become A Firefighter?

To become a firefighter, applicants need to be intelligent, physically fit, and able to withstand an unusual degree of stress.

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