Learn what it takes to become a firefighter. Peterson’s® Master the Firefighter Exam gives prospective firefighters the tools they need to prepare for and pass all portions of the firefighter exam—written, physical ability, oral interview, and psychological—to help them begin their life-saving career as a first responder. This comprehensive guide provides everything you need to pass local, state, and national written exams, including test-taking strategies, information on the firefighter screening process, expert oral interview and job search advice, and a review of the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT).
full-length practice tests which include questions from actual Fire Department exams—all with detailed answer explanations
Strategies for tackling each section of the firefighter exam—reading comprehension, reasoning and judgment, spatial orientation, observation and memory, fire science, and mechanical reasoning
Valuable tips on how to prepare for the physical aptitude (CPAT) portion of the screening process
In-depth review of the firefighting profession, including employment prospects, job tasks performed by firefighters, and information on training, advancement, and related occupations
Comprehensive list of the latest EMT, first-aid, and crisis management requirements
Expert advice on acing the oral interview and information on psychological testing