Firefighters must have a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid driver's license to apply for positions with state and local fire departments. Firefighters must also pass written and physical exams, and multiple i... More »

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Although many training programs vary, most applicants attend around 600 hours of fire academy training and 200 hours of EMT training to become a firefighter; this means it takes roughly four years to become a firefighter... More »

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To become a firefighter, volunteer for any openings at a local fire station, and introduce yourself to the firefighting community. Acquire CPR training and a Fire Science degree from an academy or college. Pass the backg... More »

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A high school diploma or its equivalent is the minimal educational requirement for becoming a police officer, although many police departments require some college coursework or a college degree. Police academy training ... More »

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To become a licensed driving instructor, candidates must have a high school diploma or its equivalent, a valid state driver's license, two to five years driving experience and a clean driving record. States also require ... More »

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The majority of bulldozer operator positions ask for a high school diploma, and depending on local regulations, may also require certification, a special license or experience with other construction machinery. Most oper... More »

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To qualify as a truck driver, a person must have a high school diploma or its equivalent, complete training at a professional truck-driving school and have a commercial driver's license. Once hired, truck drivers general... More »

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