What’s It Like To Be A Firefighter?

Many people aspire to becoming a firefighter, but only the select few ever achieve their dreams. Each year many thousands of people apply to join the Fire Service; however, the competition is so fierce nowadays that you really have to be exceptionally well prepared to stand a chance of succeeding. I personally spent 17 years […]

Firefighter Application Form Help – PQAs Sample Response

Firefighter Application Form Opening Advice Having served 17 years in the Fire Service I would like to think that I am suitably qualified to offer firefighter application form help. In this article I will provide you with some easy-to-follow tips that will improve the responses you provide to the competency based questions that form part […]

Scoring Highly in Group Discussions: Group Exercise

More and more employers are using assessment centres as a tool for assessing potential employees, for specific careers and jobs. Not all positions will require the use of an assessment centre; however, they can be an invaluable resource for both filtering out initial applications and also determining who will progress through to the interview stage. […]