How to Get Into the Fire Academy
FireLink's interactive Fire Academy Directory will provide you with the information you need to start your fire and rescue career. Learn your state's requirements for being accepted into the fire academy and get contact information for an academy near you. Don't forget to read through FireLink's exclusive guide, 5 Steps to Becoming a Firefighter, for insights on how to move to the top of the hiring list at any fire department.
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FireLink's Fire Academy Guide will provide you with the information you need to start your fire and rescue career.
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