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Career Recruit School #45 Starts Today

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MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (CRS) Department commenced today with Career Recruit School #45 with 27 students.  Career Recruit School 45 will receive months of training, however, not nearly as long as previous recruit schools.  All 27 recruits already have certification as an Emergency Medical Technician […]

Career Recruit School Graduation Held

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MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady. Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930, mebrady@co.pg.md.us The Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department recently held a graduation ceremony for a class of recruit firefighters. On Thursday evening, November 3, 2011, thirty-five members of Career Recruit School (CRS) #44 received their Graduation Certificates certifying their successful completion of classroom and physical training at the […]

Career Recruit School #44 Graduation Ceremony

Graduation Ceremony for the Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department Career Recruit School #44 to be held on Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. to be held at Charles H. Flowers High School, 10001 Ardwick Ardmore Road, Springdale, Maryland.  All are welcome.

Career Recruit School #42 and #43 Graduation

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The Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department conducted a graduation ceremony for 59 firefighter recruits on Thursday, September 1, 2011. The graduation was held at the Charles Herbert Flowers auditorium and was well attended by families, friends, elected leaders and Departmental personnel. Speakers included County Executive Rushern L. Baker III, Councilmember Andrea Harrison, […]

ADVISORY – Career Recruit School Graduation Ceremony

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 The Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services Department will be conducting a Recruit Graduation Ceremony. This ceremony includes two classes of recruits that have successfully completed their training. Fifty-nine recruits will graduate. The evening’s Keynote Speaker will be Chief William Goldfeder, quite possibly the country’s leading fire […]

County Executive to Run with Fire/EMS Recruits on Woodrow Wilson Bridge

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 UPDATED WITH PARKING INFORMATION Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III, Fire Chief Marc S. Bashoor as well as members of the Fire/EMS Department command staff will join recruit firefighters in a run across the Woodrow Wilson Bridge (WWB). The members of the Prince George’s County […]

Recruits with Experience Take an Oath and Hit the Streets

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BY: Ashley D. Mansfield, Student Intern, PGFD Public Information Office ADMansfield@co.pg.md.us         Firefighter I/II, Hazardous Materials, and Emergency Medical Technician are a few of the courses that must be completed by academy recruits. However, prior to entering the academy, some recruits have already met the necessary course requirements. Those who have met the prerequisites […]

Recruits Run for Fallen Firefighter

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By: Ashley D. Mansfield, College Intern, Fire/EMS Department Public Information Office The recruits run across the Woodrow Wilson Bridge (Training Academy Photo) On June 10, Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department Career Recruit Schools (CRS) 42 and 43 undertook yet another valiant effort, this time for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF). Forty-two […]

Career Recruit School 42 Family Night

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The Fire/EMS Training Academy hosted a “Family Night” for Career Recruit School (CRS) 42. Acting Fire Chief Marc Bashoor along with members of his Command Staff were in attendance at the Fire/EMS Training Academy in Cheltenham on Friday, April 29, 2011.   CRS 42’s final burn included night time operations with live fire evolutions. Families were […]

Experienced Recruits Take Oath of Office – Ready for Assignments

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Fifteen members of Career Recruit School (CRS) #42 took their Oath of Office today for the position of Firefighter/Medic.  CRS #42 commenced on February 28, 2011, with 24 new recruits.  Fifteen of these recruits have prior experience and training certifications as firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians. This prior experience and certifications will allow these recruits […]

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