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Basking Ridge Teens Train As Jr. Firefighters

Junior firefighters from area receive training from veteran firefighters in Morris County.

Two young Basking Ridge volunteers were among 100 Morris County teenagers spent 150 of their summer's hours to train become a junior firefighter at the Public Safety Training Academy on Hanover Avenue.  The course — the same training received by older firefighters — includes classroom and hands-on training.

Patch presents shots taken Tuesday of the final training sessions of this year's firefighters-to-be.

Thornton T. August 23, 2012 at 09:55 PM
Im in this video...I feel famous
Linda Sadlouskos (Editor) August 23, 2012 at 10:41 PM
And I'm sure everyone is pleased you're on the Basking Ridge Fire Co. See you at another pancake breakfast! LS
Joseph Friedman August 23, 2012 at 11:02 PM
There were also two other firefighters from Bernards Township that were in the Junior Firefighter program in Morris County (from Liberty Corner Fire)
JaK August 23, 2012 at 11:10 PM
These kids are terrific! What dedication and commitment from young men that could otherwise be hanging around getting into trouble.
Linda Sadlouskos (Editor) August 23, 2012 at 11:31 PM
Thanks! We apparently didn't catch up with them, but do let us know who they are! Linda S.

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