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by iamvff
Tue Jun 07, 2016 12:10 am
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: Manitoba Emergency Services College 16-17
Replies: 29
Views: 3461

Nope, no recommendations. There are tons of gyms in Brandon. Words of wisdom...go there prepared on day one! Read all the stuff you are supposed to have completed and make sure it is completed. They do not do well with bullshit things like...I didn't have time, my mom didn't make my apt for me...my ...
by iamvff
Wed Jun 01, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: Manitoba Emergency Services College 16-17
Replies: 29
Views: 3461

FYI - MESC does not have a gym! However they do have a training arena (large open area) which can be used after hours. There are some chin up bars and used to be some free weights kicking around. They have mandatory PT twice a week. Tuesday and Thursday early mornings.

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by iamvff
Tue Nov 24, 2015 1:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Birthday Wishes DFCSmash
Replies: 3
Views: 1897

Sorry I missed the party! I only briefly skulk in hear every bunch of months! Rick was a solid guy, I got to know him quite well, he was one of the good ones! We all had a lot of fun on here once upon a time, eh boys! Any of you professionals have green dash lights yet? Just askin....lol

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by iamvff
Sun Mar 30, 2014 12:09 pm
Forum: Greetings
Topic: Greetings to all from Manitoba!
Replies: 1
Views: 467

Little bit...what's your questions and I will see if I can tap my sources!
by iamvff
Mon Dec 23, 2013 8:54 am
Forum: Greetings
Topic: Merry Christmas to all Smash's friends....
Replies: 13
Views: 1757

Bump

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all my old FH Friends! You know who you are.....

MFM
by iamvff
Fri Jul 12, 2013 1:13 pm
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: Manitoba Emergency Services College 2013-2014
Replies: 10
Views: 1941

[quote=""Morbid911""]Yup! -Keep your boots shined,uniforms pressed and clean shaven everyday! -dont underestimate the PCP part of the program! Read your material! -practice, practice, practice! -Jump the hoops they want you to jump, they will be your reference out of school so don't be a sh*tpump -o...
by iamvff
Wed Jun 19, 2013 2:20 am
Forum: Firefighting
Topic: IFSAC in Ontario
Replies: 6
Views: 3540

Two different organizations. Some places recognize one, some the other and some both! Pro-board is quite a bit more strigent in their testing procedures. Both are well recognized and reputable

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by iamvff
Fri Apr 26, 2013 11:30 am
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: lakeland college
Replies: 1
Views: 749

Courses take the time that they take...If someone does them in a shorter amount of time, what are they leaving out? If you have an intended dept you want to work at, ask their opinion of your college of choice!

Just my thoughts
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by iamvff
Fri Mar 15, 2013 1:59 pm
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: Fire Inspector Qualification Level I (NFPA 1031)
Replies: 9
Views: 3567

I know people who know people who had a second cousin twice removed that worked there once...

Seriously though...PM me with your questions I can prolly find you an answer!

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by iamvff
Sun Mar 03, 2013 4:26 pm
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: NFPA 1051 Wildland Firefighter - Instructor Help Needed
Replies: 2
Views: 1018

So you have been hired by a college to teach a course you have never taught and have no resources to teach? Just curious....maybe I am miss understanding something in your statement?