EMS Candidates

November 5, 2019

EMT Semper: ‘My Love and Passion for Teaching Motivates Me’

MS Academy Instructor EMT Jozette Semper has been a member of the FDNY for 22 years. She became an instructor in 2005 and since then has […]
October 21, 2019

Instructor Ramos is Helping to Change Lives One Class at a Time

MS Academy Instructor Gilbert Ramos has served as an EMT in the FDNY since 2003. He became inspired to join our Department after September 11th because […]
September 20, 2019

Paramedic Funaro Gives Back to His Former Programs

aramedic Bruce Funaro has been with the FDNY for 22 years. He served as an EMT for four years and was later promoted to his current […]
September 13, 2019

EMT Kira Betty Saves Lives, Teaches and Inspires

DNY EMT Kira Betty has been serving in our Department since 1997 and she became an instructor at our Bureau of Training in 2008. We caught […]
July 24, 2019

Get Ready for EMS Training With These Academic Tips

raining at our EMS Academy at Fort Totten in Queens is challenging, but very rewarding and academics will be an integral part of your day as […]
March 31, 2019

Haz-Tac Captain Makes FDNY History

e couldn’t let Women’s History Month 2019 end without introducing you to another FDNY history maker. Meet Captain Natalia Polunin, the first woman to ascend to […]
March 23, 2019

Join FDNY Launches First-Ever PAT Preparation Program

or the first time in FDNY history, the Office of Recruitment and Retention launched a Physical Agility Test Preparation Program (PATPP) for EMS Candidates on March […]
February 23, 2019

Learn the Five Steps to Become an EMS Trainee

f you’re aspiring to join our Emergency Medical Service as a Trainee, check out the five steps you need to complete. For more information about this career, […]