Hey there, future firefighters! Today I want to share with you the top five skills you'll need to excel in this rewarding and vital profession. Being a firefighter isn't just a job; it's a calling to serve and protect our communities. So, let's dive in and explore the essential qualities that will set you up for success as a firefighter! 5 Skills To Become A … [Read more...] about Top 5 Skills Every Firefighter Needs To Succeed
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Welcome to the exciting world of firefighting! Becoming a firefighter is not just a job, but a calling to serve and protect your community. In this blog post, we'll explore what you can expect during your training and your first year on the job as a firefighter. Your First Year As A Firefighter Firefighter Training: A Grueling yet Rewarding Journey Firefighter … [Read more...] about Firefighter Training 101: What To Expect In Your First Year
Firefighters have one of the most important jobs in society. They can mean the difference between life and death when emergencies happen. If you have ever thought about becoming a career or volunteer firefighter, you might be wondering what the process is. As a former Raleigh NC firefighter, Keith Sanders always knew he wanted to be a firefighter and help his community. Read … [Read more...] about How Long Does It Take To Become A Firefighter?
Fires have the potential to cause a lot of damage and can happen when you least expect it. The more you know about how fires start and develop, the better prepared you will be to prevent them from happening. As a former firefighter with Western Wake Fire Rescue, Keith Sanders has a passion for giving back to his community and educating people on the importance of fire … [Read more...] about What Are The 4 Stages of a Fire?
When you bring a Christmas tree home to decorate for the holidays, the last thing on your mind is probably fire safety. However, each year in the United States, fire departments respond to about 210 Christmas tree-related fires. While rare, you should take some basic safety precautions so the worst doesn’t happen in your home. As a former Raleigh NC firefighter, Keith … [Read more...] about Christmas Tree Fire Safety