What type of training is needed to be a paid-on-call firefighter or paramedic?
To become a firefighter, you will be required to complete a state certified Firefighter II academy approved by the Illinois State Fire Marshal's Office.

To become a paramedic you must be a licensed paramedic in the State of Illinois and a member of the South Cook County Emergency Medical System.

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1. What are the requirements to become a paid-on-call firefighter or paramedic?
2. What type of training is needed to be a paid-on-call firefighter or paramedic?
3. What are the requirements to become a cadet?
4. Do you give CPR classes?