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James N.

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Iola, TX
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I want to start my career as a wildland firefighter or hotshot and maybe rise up in the ranks to a management position. I could also see working in structural firefighting if given the opportunity

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James N. May 09 212 views

University or community college?

I am having trouble deciding what I want to do about education. University? Community college? Certifications? Should I even bother with college for wildland firefighting? #college #university #firefighting #wildland...

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James N. Mar 21 171 views

Would a college education be necessary to work in wildland firefighting?

I have been accepted into Stephen F. Austin University but I'm not sure if I need to spend thousands of dollars on education. #college #college-advice #college-bound #education #firefighting #wildland-firefighting #hot-shot...

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James N. Mar 18 120 views

How I should make my way into a wildland firefighting career?

I'm a senior in high school in Texas and I was wondering how I should make my way into a wildland firefighting career. I have been accepted into college but I'm not sure if I want to go and I don't know if it will be necessary for wildland firefighting. I don't want to waste 20k dollars on...

#firefighter #college #career #fire-fighter #wildfire