Fire Science

Whether you are just starting on your career path or you need the next degree to expand your firefighting career, we have the news and resources you need. Read about fire science education news, career guidance, tips for online student success, and trends in fire science and emergency management.

Four Tips for Landing Your Dream Job in Fire Service

Do you have a passion for firefighting? Learn what it takes to pursue a job in fire service.

Starting a Career in Emergency Management

"How do I get hired?" is one of the most frequently asked questions by volunteers who want to pursue a career in fire and emergency management. There...

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5 Tips on How to Advance in a Fire Department

Learn how to succeed and advance within a fire department and the fire science field.

The Use of Accelerant Detection K-9s in Fire Investigation

Accelerant detection canines are imprinted on a wide variety of ignitable liquids commonly identified in incendiary fires.

9/11: The Lasting Impact on Fire and Emergency Services

Read about the impact of 9/11 on how training, certification, education, and designations are developed for Fire and Emergency Services.

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