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THE STORY
Show synopsis and promo video

Where are they now?
Follow-up on featured candidates

Oakland Fire Department
History of the Oakland Fire Department
from 1869 - 2000, with video interviews and archival photos


LIFE OF A FIREFIGHTER
The job and its challenges

Take the Test
Written & Physical Entry-level Firefighter Tests:

Mechanical and Three-Dimensional Diagrams

Understanding Written Firefighting Material

Mathematics

Getting Along with Others in a Community Situation

Understanding Oral Information

The Physical Agility Test

Firefighter's Diary
Diary of a new recruit



DIVERSITY
Cultural and gender diversity in the Oakland Fire Department

Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity in the Fire Service

Fire Service Statistics

Diversity Timeline
Overview of diversity in American history
1619 - 1996

Glossary of Diversity Terms


THE FILMMAKERS
Filmmaker's bios

TALKBACK
Read others comments
Submit your comments & opinions

RESOURCES
Websites, publications, films & video
Where to buy the TEST OF COURAGE video


Facilitator's Guide
In PDF and printer-friendly formats

Discussion Questions

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