This section contains the following career articles by the nation's top entry-level authors. We hope you take the time to review these articles to help you in your pursuit of becoming a firefighter.
Fire "Captain Bob" Smith
has coached countless entry level and promotional candidates to get their badges. He is a retired 28-year Fire Captain, speaker/author of the CD/DVD program "Conquer the Job Interview," the book "Becoming A Firefighter", He is a coach, publisher, author, frequent talk show guest, and a rater on job interviews.
"Captain Bob" has gained experience from serving on oral boards for over 28 years. To date over 2,500 candidates have received their badges from his program. He uses simple tools to uncomplicate the
process. Capt. Bob is also an author for firehouse.com's entry level career section
Click here for career articles by Capt Bob Smith
Chief Steve Prziborowski
is currently serving as a Battalion Chief for the Santa Clara County (Los Gatos, CA) Fire Department. He is also an instructor within the Chabot College (Hayward, CA) Fire Technology Program. Chief Prziborowski also publishes a free monthly newsletter "The Chabot College Fire & EMS News"; which is geared toward better preparing the future firefighter for a career in the fire service and the current firefighter for promotion. Chief Prziborowski is also an author for Firehouse.com's entry level career section
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