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by RopeRescue101
Wed Mar 21, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: Post secondary geared towards FF but with a back up
Replies: 1
Views: 2111

Post secondary geared towards FF but with a back up

Hey guys/gals I’ve been pondering this for quite some time. I want to take post secondary education other than firefighter 1-2. I want to take something not 100% geared towards firefighting that way if my dream falls short:( then I can fall back on the education I took. What kind of degree/diploma w...
by RopeRescue101
Wed Mar 21, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing
Topic: Quit job to go to school?
Replies: 3
Views: 1960

Re: Quit job to go to school?

Follow your dreams!!! You only live once, the online 2 week boot camps are great also for NFPA 1001 firefighter 1-2. Pre service I can’t speak on as much . Only one go at this life, make it count
by RopeRescue101
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Special Operations
Topic: Extrication course RS rescue
Replies: 5
Views: 3701

Re: Extrication course RS rescue

Exactly the answer I was looking for . Thank you so much !!! I know OFM testing for NFPA 1006 certs aren’t even mandated I don’t believe yet . I’ve read tons of forums and info even the IFSAC website and there’s only a test for dope rescue core level 1 not even level 2 or tech so I’m thinking the NF...
by RopeRescue101
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions
Topic: What am I doing, What do I need to do, and what am I missing?
Replies: 2
Views: 2060

Re: What am I doing, What do I need to do, and what am I missing?

How did the applying go ? You’re resume is pretty fantastic . You should be at the top of a few piles that’s for sure. How is the journey
by RopeRescue101
Thu Feb 01, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Firefighting
Topic: 2 part question.
Replies: 4
Views: 2059

Re: 2 part question.

Awesome- thank you theguy !! This definitely helps
by RopeRescue101
Wed Jan 31, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Firefighting
Topic: 2 part question.
Replies: 4
Views: 2059

Re: 2 part question.

Bigsmoke thank you again !!!!
by RopeRescue101
Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Firefighting
Topic: 2 part question.
Replies: 4
Views: 2059

2 part question.

What are the trades departments look at as an asset ? Is electrician favoured over a welder? Is a Steamfitter/pipefitter favoured over a millwright ? What are the asset trades fire departments look at Question 2 - what volunteer experience is the best. Is working at say the humane society an asset? ...
by RopeRescue101
Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: Courses school for firefighting
Replies: 9
Views: 5544

Re: Courses school for firefighting

Is the NFPA fire inspector IFSAC or pro Board accredited ? Looks like a good course... are there pre reqs to taking it ?
by RopeRescue101
Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: Courses school for firefighting
Replies: 9
Views: 5544

Re: Courses school for firefighting

This is awesome thank you so much !!! Gonna look at that site now that sounds perfect .
by RopeRescue101
Fri Jan 26, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Special Operations
Topic: Extrication course RS rescue
Replies: 5
Views: 3701

Re: Extrication course RS rescue

So compliant isn’t the way to go ? Gotta be NFPA certified? Is this course a waste ?