Becoming a Firefighter/Paramedic

BECOMING A FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC

One of the most rewarding and sought after careers in the United States is the position of Firefighter/Paramedic. Men and women are attracted to the fire service for many reasons: the challenge of a physically demanding job, the rewards of performing a service to the community, and/or good pay and benefits.

It is a highly competitive profession with much training and schooling required before the position is acquired.  The links below will provide information on the requirements and education resources available.

​• Education/Training Requirements
Miramar College Fire Tech Course
Southwestern College Fire Tech Courses

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