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Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services new recruit training

October 25, 2019

Lethbridge Fire and Emergency Services continued their new recruit training program and this time it's a maze. BCN's Laurice Alexander spoke with the Fire Chief who said the course is meant to put a firefighter into difficult situations in order to build confidence, skill sets, and learn how to maintain composure under stress.

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