Aspiring Firefighters

This page features FSP's recommendations for books for aspiring firefighters and rookie firefighters. Learn what to expect and what is expected of you!

Also, for a helpful link to's firefighter career information click here.

This link will guide you to:

  • An interactive map that displays job growth and wage expectations across America
  • A list of firefighter specializations and an overview of the different fire science degrees available to those interested in the field
  • 6 steps that can help readers begin their journey to become a successful firefighter