Prince William DFR recruits complete training
© Prince William Times / Jul. 29, 2016
Battalion Chief Chris Granger presided over the ceremony for the Class 2016-1 which consisted of 26 fire and rescue technicians who successfully completed 26 weeks of rigorous academic and physical training at the department’s Public Safety Training Center in Nokesville.
Each student performed in excess of 1,100 hours of training with total class hours of over 26,000 hours combined. The training consisted of one week of orientation/study skills/health, nutrition and fitness, seven weeks of emergency medical training, 11 weeks of fire training, and seven weeks of specialized training.
The department announced the following graduates:
John Peddle, Jr.