04/03/09 107 W, 1 I - + 12 - 15 Raleigh Fire Department Recruit Graduation, Friday, Apr. 17

The graduation ceremony for Raleigh Fire Department Recruit Academy 35 is Friday, Apr. 17, at 7:00 p.m. The location is the Raleigh Convention Center, in Exhibit Hall A. The recruits are concluding their 28-week academy, which started on Sep. 29. They'll graduate with certifications in EMT, Firefighter I and II, and Rescue Technician VMR. They also received training on haz-mat operations and awareness, fireground procedures, high-rise operations, rapid intervention teams (RIT), accountability systems, safety companies, engine and ladder company and firefighter safety and survival. See photos of the academy by Lee Wilson. Also, click to enlarge this group photo:

Lee Wilson photo

Remember personal info?

/ Textile

Comment moderation is enabled on this site. This means that your comment will not be visible on this site until it has been approved by an editor.

To prevent spam we require you to answer this silly question

  (Register your username / Log in)

Hide email:

Small print: All html tags except <b> and <i> will be removed from your comment. You can make links by just typing the url or mail-address.