Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Jonesboro Fire Department.
Extensive..........NPQ FF1 &2, EMT-I 85, Haz-Mat Awaremess,Haz-Mat Ops, Public safety educator I, Juvenille Fire Setter Intervention Specialist I & II, Fireground Hydraulics, Vehicle Extrication Tech, Alternative Teaching Methods for Fire Prevention (ie Clown school), Building Construction Combustible and non-combustibles, Officer Candidate School, Ist Class Firefighter, NIMS 100 200 300 400 700 & 800, Member of the west Ga. Regional Haz-Mat team, The list goes on and on.
34 yr. old male. I have been active in the Fire Industry since i was 14 as a Fire Explorer. At age 17 started volunteering with Jonesboro Vol. FD, At age, barely 20, was hired with the Clayton Co. FD. Worked there for 12 yrs and then moved to West Ga. where i currently reside and am a Career Firefighter with the Haralson Co. FD.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I have always wanted to be a firefighter since very young. And i have been that every since. I dont know anything else in life except being a firefighter.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
WHAT A FREAKING RUSH!
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Interstates! and domestic calls and lack of response from LEO's or other agencies. My opinion.
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