Earning the Job with Chris Baker


If you want to become a firefighter, the first thing to understand is that it isn’t easy.

There’s a lot of school required nowadays, and it can take several years to get there.

But there are some things to know that’ll make the process easier.

Here to talk about them is Chris Baker.

Chris has over thirteen years of experience in volunteer, combination, and career fire departments in California.

He instructs on fire and EMS topics in college classes.

You can hear him on his own podcast, The Future Firefighter, where he’s a co-host.

And he runs Chris Baker Consulting, which provides training on techniques and career planning.

Chris’ article:  Where Do I Start to Become a Future Firefighter?

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