Fifteen members of Career Recruit School (CRS) #42 took their Oath of Office today for the position of Firefighter/Medic. CRS #42 commenced on February 28, 2011, with 24 new recruits. Fifteen of these recruits have prior experience and training certifications as firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians. This prior experience and certifications will allow these recruits to depart the training academy at the end of this week and be assigned to work at Fire/EMS Stations.
Before taking on the responsibilities of a probationary Firefighter/Recruit in the field, recruits must become sworn members of the Department. At 11:30 am, Monday, May 2, 2011, at the Courthouse in Upper Marlboro, Clerk of the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, Maryland, Marilynn M. Bland administered the Oath of Office to these 15 members and witnessed by Acting Fire Chief Marc S. Bashoor, Major H. “Butch” Leonhard and other instructors from the Fire/EMS Training Academy.
|Clerk of the Circuit Court for Prince George's County Marilynn Bland administers the Oath of Office with Acting Fire Chief Bashoor serving as the witness.|