how long does it realistically take to become a firefighter from scratch?
im dicking around at northeastern university and considering taking that route while/after i graduate. ??? i know technically you can do it right after EMT and at age 19 but no one would ever get job under those conditions so how long does it take??? thank you guys in advance sorry if i rambled a bit. im 21 yrs old so life is very confusing for me due to my lousy upbringing, my own laziness and indecisisiveness hahah jp
Asked By: Bj Penn - 3/30/2008
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JUS TURN YOUR APPLICATION IN AND IT'LL TAKE ABOUT A YEAR FOR THEM TO CONTACT YOU AND THEN IF THEY ACCEPT YOU YOU HAVE TO GO THRU TRAINING FOR MAYBE HALF A YEAR UP TO A YEAR AND AFTER TRAINING THEY'LL ASSIGN YOU TO A STATION. THIS IS A LONG PROCESS AND IF YOU WANTED TO BE A ACTUAL FIREFIGHTER YOU SHOULD HAVE TAKEN FIRE... More
Answered By: Black Barbie - 3/30/2008
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Answered By: D3TROIT313 - 3/30/2008
im 18 and just started thinking about becoming a firefighter. im going to a local firestation and see what i need to be to become a volunteer firefighter. just to see what its like, get an inside view.
Answered By: ryan c - 3/30/2008
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