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Firefighter Education and Training: Getting Started

A firefighting student participates in a training exercise. Copyright: Loyalist College.

A firefighting student dressed in a yellow firefighter's coat, pants, books and helmet unrolls a fire hose during a training exercise. The student leans forwards, obscuring their face. A small Canadian flag patch is seen on their left sleeve.

Welcome to the Pre-Service Firefighter Education and Training Guide!

Welcome to the Pre-Service Firefighter Education & Training Research Guide at the Parrott Centre. This guide contains a selection of resources for the Pre-Service Firefighter Education and Training program at Loyalist College. 

Resources featured in the guide are organized by type. To explore, click on any of the tabs. There are also tabs for helpful tools like the Library's videos and APA Citation Guide.

Not sure how to get started? Take some time to explore the guide, or contact the Library. We can be reached by email or by calling (613) 969-1913, Ext. 2249.

Evaluating Your Resources

Whether you're using resources from the Library or the web, it's important to evaluate what you're reading! Is it accurate? Credible? And how do you know? The Learning Portal has a great guide to help you get started.

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