Firefighter Hiring Books

Smoke Your Firefighter Interview 6th Edition, New for 2020

Strengthening Your Approach to the Fire Department Interview

This book outlines over 100 of the most commonly asked fire department interview questions, with a complete, detailed response to each question and an explanation on why it is the correct answer. You will develop a thorough understanding of how the interview works and what you can expect. This book will prepare you to handle any interview question with confidence.

The competition is fierce! Make sure you’re prepared, as interviews are few and far between.

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Smoke Your Firefighter Written Exam

Maximize Your Score While Your Competition Struggles


The fire department written exam is commonly the most challenging part in the promotional process. This book guides the reader step-by-step through solving every commonly encountered question in the exam.

Each section begins with an overview of how to solve that type of problem, so that the reader can figure out how to solve the questions that follow on their own. The reasoning behind the correct answer is presented in clear, easy-to-understand language.

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The Aspiring Firefighter’s Two-Year Plan

The Complete Road Map to Becoming a Firefighter


Chief Lepore uses his 30 years of experience on the fire department, including his participation in the hiring process of over 300 firefighters, to provide readers with a thorough understanding of what departments are looking for in a firefighter.

This book will take you through building your resume, completing a basic fire academy, the proper conduct on a ride-along, and what it truly takes to succeed in the fire department.

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