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  1. Firefighting News: Las Vegas (NV) Firefighter Recruits Suspected of Cheating on Academy Exam

    Online Articles

    Tue, 30 Jul 2013

    More than 12 Las Vegas (NV) firefighter recruits were dismissed based on cheating accusations, and City Manager ..... firefighter trainees, the Las Vegas Fire Department decided to recruit more firefighters. The LVFD received the maximum 500 applications


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Mar 2004

    trained 58 classes of recruits at our facility. IFSI recruit training methods are discussed in " Recruit Training from the Ground ..... Especially in the recruit training environment ..... new experiences. Some recruits struggle in the initial

  3. Firefighter Training: CDP Integrates Training with Recruit Academy

    Online Articles

    Mon, 11 Nov 2013

    Academy. "We have more than 30 recruits from a different course scheduled ..... into all future courses." This recruit class graduates in early December ..... 213-9553. Firefighter-medic recruits from Maryland, wearing different


    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 Mar 2000

    be teaching the recruit ? What is your motivation ..... to teach valuable recruits ? What has motivated ..... and those of your recruits . The assumptions ..... desire to teach recruit firefighters and ..... test-drive the recruit 's real reasons ..... ways to motivate recruits is to make it clear


    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Jan 2000

    day fireground survival class in its recruit school curriculum. Adapted from firefighter rescue seminars, this class teaches recruits the basic skills they need to survive ..... Rescue Department and the director of recruit training. A 23-veteran of the department

  6. Effects of live fire training on recruits

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Sep 2001

    week residential training program for recruit firefighters. Prior to testing, all participants ..... Subjects were young, apparently healthy male recruit firefighters. Aortic diameter, assessed ..... cardiovascular and psychological responses of recruit firefighters to strenuous firefighting

  7. Basic Fire School: A Teaching Tool for Probies and Veterans

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Jan 2009

    FRANK H. HAMMOND JR. From recruit school to advanced training events ..... an avenue to get your newest recruits up to speed; it can also ..... weekend training programs, and a recruit academy. It is loaded with ..... From the newest recruit to the most seasoned veteran

  8. Newark (NJ) Fire Academy Recruits Learn Yoga

    Online Articles

    Sat, 27 Jul 2013

    Newark (NJ) firefighter academy recruits are doing yoga as part of their training, reports nj.com ..... military PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder)," she added. Recruits spent 30 minutes stretching, holding poses and focusing on

  9. Firefighting News: West Webster FD Welcomes First Volunteer Recruits Since Tragedy

    Online Articles

    Thu, 9 May 2013

    approved in April, reports WHAM 13. This was the first volunteer recruit class since the Christmas Eve tragedy. According to Ken Smith ..... list for volunteers, and that list is longer now. The new recruits will now start training soon. Read more of the story here


    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Oct 2005

    profession. I supervised my last recruit class in 2001. On the first full day of training, I told the recruits that the worst thing that could ..... helps in the training of fire recruits , I am always ..... shift, and encourage your recruits to live this lifestyle. Be the example