Instructor: Mike Wood


25 years in the fire service, a very proud member of The City of Toronto Fire Services. I started

on a small rural fire service and gained employment shortly after in the city. It seemed I was

constantly being asked to assist individuals to become firefighters. I found the “science” of

recruitment and interviews challenging and extremely interesting. In depth research in

recruitment produced models for interview prep, resumes, and habits successful candidates

use. Maintaining your momentum during the recruitment process is the next challenge and we

have great strategies