Leadership

New York School for Firemen

Issue 22 and Volume 52.

New York School for Firemen One of the most useful works of former Fire Commissioner Waldo’s regime as head of the Yew York City fire department was the establishment of the fire department school, which, in addition to the effective training it has afforded to the home firemen, has gradually developed into an institution for the instruction of fire chiefs and other firelighters in the United States. The applicants for admission have been very numerous, and all who have taken the course right through have gone back to their own towns and cities in every way competent to afford to the home corps the benefit of the training and the teaching they themselves have received. At least a dozen applications from outside officers for permission to take the course anil to do active duty with the New York City firemen have been received for the winter term. Among these is…

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