FC: CHATTANOOGA FIRE ACADEMY | 2009-1
1: The Chattanooga Fire Department started a new fire academy on November 6, 2009, with 32 firefighter recruits it's believed to be one of the largest in the department's history. If the recruits can successfully make it through intense instruction dealing with numerous topics such as emergency medical care, fire operations, and hazardous materials -- and survive a rigorous physical training regimen -- they will graduate on Thursday, May 20, 2010. | CHEIF M. MOORE | CAPT. A. WILLIAMS CAPT. A. HICKS CAPT. T. WHITESIDE | LT. MCBURNETT LT. K. STRICKLAND VERONICA WALKER | MICHAEL BATTLE DAVID BISHOP BRITT BRADSHAW TIM BRYANT ZANE CLARK MARK COFFMAN JASON DILL JAKOB GANN DEREK GARCIA DANNY GILBERT | JAMES GUERRIERI CARLUS HAMMONDS CURTIS JORDONN JR. BRYAN KEENE LIBERTY MUSE LARRY OLIVIER EDGAR PATTON III RYAN ROARK MICHEAL RUSH | DANIEL SMITH JAMES SUMMITT TYLER SWINDELL TERRENCE TURNER KYLE VRADENBURG HARRIS WALKER CODY WALLIN JEREMY WILLIAMS KEVIN YOUNG
2: PHYSICAL TRAINING
4: CLASS TIME
11: When a man becomes a fireman his greatest act of bravery has been accomplished. What he does after that is all in the line of work. -Edward F. Croker
16: I promise concern for others. A willingness to help all those in need. | A Firefighters Pledge | I promise strength- strength of heart to bear whatever burdens might be placed upon me. Strength of body to deliver to safety all those placed within my care.
17: I promise courage - courage to face and conquer my fears. Courage to share and endure the ordeal of those who need me. | I promise the wisdom to lead, the compassion to comfort,and the love to serve unselfishly whenever I am called.
18: All men are created equal, then a few become firemen.