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Introduction to the Fire Service Junior Counselor

Connecticut Fire Academy announces Introduction to the Fire Service Junior Counselor.  Open to alumni of the Introduction to the Fire Service (ITTFS) program ages 16 to 20.  Two candidates will be selected for each ITTFS week.  Candidates will participate in a rigorous screening process including submission of the application with attachments and oral review panel.  Once selected Junior Counselors will participate in ITTFS Junior Counselor training, planning and preparation for the ITTFS session to which they are assigned, assisting in establishing Daily Operational Plans for each day of the ITTFS session, assisting in Physical Training (PT) sessions, assisting in setting up training rotations, assisting in the delivery of a training rotation under the supervision of an Adjunct Instructor, assisting in maintaining the safety, accountability and efficiency of the ITTFS session, assisting in guiding students, under the supervision of an Adjunct Instructor, as they operate as fire companies during scenarios and the Graduation Demonstration, other duties as assigned. Qualified alumni are encouraged to apply for this excellent opportunity to train for a future in the fire service.
The application is available by clicking here