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Fire Fighters
Firefighting is the backbone of any fire department. The City of Canton employs numerous firefighters, some of whom are also officers, EMTs, or Driver Operators (DO).

Primary Objective
The primary objective of recruit training is to meet  National Fire Protection Association 1001 (NFPA 1001) standards for firefighter qualifications and minimum standards of the State of  Mississippi.

Each member is required to attend Holmes or Hinds Community College for their Emergency Medical Technician license (EMT).