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Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin & Charleston Fire Chief Shawn Wanner administered the firefighter’s oath to eleven recent CFD recruits today at their graduation ceremony.
The ceremony took place at the Charleston Coliseum & Convention Center.
“We are thrilled to add eleven new firefighters to the Charleston Fire Department,” said Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin. “Charleston firefighters are the best of the best
and we look forward to seeing these new folks protect our City and her people.”
“We have seen the continued dedication these individuals have shown throughout their training,” said Chief Shawn Wanner. “We are excited to add them to our ranks and they
are excited to help keep the citizens and visitors of Charleston safe.”
The recruits will be placed on one of three shifts (A, B, or C) beginning October 10, 2021.
Check out our 2018 Recruit Gallery
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