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10 recruits complete Recruit Training No. 9 Qualifying Course of The Tonga Fire and Emergency Services

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 21/12/2017

 

The Tonga Fire and Emergency Services yesterday celebrated the completion of the Recruit Training No. 9 Qualifying Course. The Fire Commission – Lofia Heimuli awarded the 10 recruits with Certificates of Qualified Fire Fighter, as well as First Aid Certificates.

 

Twenty seven (27) year old Sefo Patolo from Tafahi, Niuatoputapu was awarded the Baton of Honor as the most outstanding recruit.

 

This is after 2 years of training, which included different activities such as physical foot drill and fitness level activities. In a special part of the graduation program, the recruits demonstrated the skills they learnt.

 

Following this graduation, the recruits – including 1 woman – will now become officers in the Tonga Fire and Emergency Services.

 

Attending the graduation were officers of the Tonga Fire and Emergency Services, as well many friends and family of the recruits.

 

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