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The Los Angeles County Fire Department will be testing in the very near future.  If you would like additional information about how to register for the LA County firefighter examination, click here:  http://fire.lacounty.gov/HelpWanted/BeAFirefighter.asp

 To answer some of your questions about becoming a Los AngelesCounty firefighter, the link below will help you:  http://fire.lacounty.gov/HelpWanted/BeAFirefighter_faq.asp


This examination will consist of a qualifying written test and interview weighted 100%.  Candidates must receive a passing score on the written examination in order to advance to the structured interview.  The interview will assess personal fitness and ability to perform the duties of the position.


The name of the candidates receiving a passing grade on the examination will be placed on the eligible register in the order of their score group for a period of 12 months following the date of promulgation.  Remember, the higher your score on the written examination, the higher your score group ranking will be.


No person may compete in this examination more than once every twelve months!  It is absolutely imperative that you are well prepared for this examination! 


Now it's up to you - you can fall into two categories.  One is the 90% of fire applicants who never prepare for an examination and are extremely disappointed in their results.  Or, are you going to be in that 10% that starts preparing for the examination early and are confident, relaxed and ready to meet this very important testing challenge?  That 10% represents most fire applicants that get the job - those that really want it! 


The written examination for LA County will measure your reading comprehension and mathematic and mechanical aptitude.




Don McNea Fire School's Reading Comprehension and Mathematics Book specializes in preparing applicants for this type of examination.  This book will catapult you over your competition, especially for those of you whose math skills are not up to where they need to be in order to score well on this examination.  Our Reading Comprehension and Mathematics Book contains over 200 multiple-choice reading comprehension questions and also over 200 mathematical questions, each with a step-by-step instructional view to show you how each answer is obtained.

Successful candidates who have used DonMcNeaFireSchools'Reading Comprehension and Mathematics Book have had this to say:

"Ever since high school, whether I was taking a final exam or my ACTs or SATs, I have always had problems with reading comprehension. About two years ago, I started to pursue a career as a firefighter. One thing constantly stood in my way of scoring well on the examination and that was the reading comprehension. After taking your practice examinations and keeping the test-taking strategies in the back of my mind during the exam, it has allowed me to finish in the top 20 on two consecutive exams (I never even broke in the top 100 before). I now feel my goal of becoming a firefighter is within my reach." Stacy from California.

"Over the last three years, I have taken numerous fire examinations and your book contained every sample of a reading comprehension and math question that I have seen on these examinations. What really helped me was the step-by-step math instructional. Being able to review each math question and determine how to arrive at the answer has really increased my math scores. I highly recommend this book to anyone who is having difficulties with reading comprehension and mathematics. It has made a world of difference in my examination scores."Joe from Arizona.



We will include DonMcNeaFireSchool's 60-question practice examination for Mechanical aptitude, as well as our top-scoring mechanical strategies.  This portion of the examination is where most applicants will fail to do well!


Don't let this part of the examination stop you from reaching your goal of becoming an LA County firefighter!


We will also include our top-scoring Physical Agility Strategies FREE!



Watchlist of the Top 150 Fire Departments across the country, featuring addresses, phone numbers and website information so that you can keep current on when departments are giving firefighter examinations

Our final thoughts – what other city in America will be hiring hundreds of firefighters each year?  You have to ask yourself whether this investment is worth the possibility of being hired by one of the biggest fire departments in the world.  Your investment will be returned to you in the first two hours as a Los Angeles Firefighter! In the job market today, there are not many employment opportunities that offer the same competitive salary, benefits, chance for advancement, and job security as the career of a Los Angeles County Firefighter offers.


If you would like to IMMEDIATELY download the LA County Fire Exam Written Package, click below to place your order.  You will save shipping/handling costs and will be charged the following for the download:


 LA County Fire Exam Package Download  $39.95


If you would like to have the LA County Fire Exam Written Package sent by Priority Mail (2-3 day mailing time), please click below:


 LA County Fire Exam Package   $39.95 + $6.95 shipping/handling



LA County Gold Package

The score from the structured interview will be utilized to determine the Band placement on the final eligibility list.  This is where the ballgame will be won!

For those of you that truly want that competitive edge for the entire testing process and dramatically increase your chances of becoming a Los Angeles County Firefighter, we have put together an LA County Gold Package which includes:


·  Don McNea Fire School's Reading Comprehension and Mathematics Book

·  60-Question Mechanical Aptitude Examination

·  Capt Bob's Entry-Level CD/DVD Oral Interview Program (regularly priced at $49.95 plus s/h). 

·  Top-scoring Physical Agility Strategies

·  Top 150 Department Watchlist 


If you bought each of these products separately, it would cost you over $105…this Gold Package is only $69.95 + $6.95 Priority Mail shipping/handling (a savings of over 30%!).

Capt Bob's Oral Interview Preparation

This program has helped over 2,200 candidates get their dream job.  Capt Bob will prepare you for the most misunderstood and least prepared for portion of the testing process.  There are candidates with great credentials who can't present the package at the interview.  If you can't present the package, you don't get the job.  Never, ever.   Capt Bob will discuss skills and methods that can truly catapult your interview skills.  You may spot the one big "nugget" you are missing in your presentation.  Think of it – you may be too close to see your own gold mine!

The "Nugget Principle" enables applicants to personalize their presentations to separate them from the "clone" candidates.  No one else can tell your story.  Once you start lacing answers with your personal life experiences, no matter if they aren't fire department related, is whereyou start creating the magic. 

Here are just some of the powerful comments others have made:

  • "I saw immediately the mistakes I was making."
  • "One 'nugget' paid for the whole program."
  • "It was the 'nuggets' that got me the job."
  • "You gave me the 'nuggets.'  I nailed my next interview and got the job."
  • "It was the best money I have spent on gaining a career."
  • "The DVD series has helped build up my self-confidence and keep me motivated."

Successful candidates who purchased Capt Bob's CD/DVD Oral Interview Program had this to say:

"Well, I never thought I would be writing this to you, Captain Bob, but it happened to me also.  Just like all those successful stories you have posted, I am another proof that your nuggets work.  I just went yesterday to the Austin Oral Board Interview and I did amazing. Out of a possible 120 pts, I scored 119.87 pts!  I couldn't believe it!  I went in there and it was Show Time.  I personalized my answers. Even one of the panel members went outside to tell me I did really well and shook my hand. And another firefighter said that my score was the highest he had seen. Just wanted to say THANK YOU!" Armando

"Capt. Bob – thank you a thousand times over!  I finally got the call on July 21st and start recruit school on September 7th!  I know that I owe it all to your program. With it, I didn't give any clones answers and ended up number two on the hiring list. That is more proof that your program really works. I know I was giving clone answers until I got your product.  With it, I saw the mistakes, corrected them, and nailed my interview. Thank you again!" Michael C.

"Capt Bob, I received THE call for the firefighter position I was dreaming of. Until three years ago, before I ordered your entry-level CD/DVD, I was not passing interviews.  After receiving your product and viewing them for less than five minutes, I figured out the major mistakes I was making. I know for a fact that I added at least five years to reach my goal of being a firefighter being a typically hardheaded guy. I can heartedly say that I am where I am today because of you, sir.  I can remember day dreaming of what it would be like when and if I got hired. You removed the 'if' and helped me replace it with the 'when' I would receive the offer.  It's better than winning the lottery. Thank you so much!"  Firefighter Joe

If you would like to IMMEDIATELY download Don McNea Fire School's Reading Comprehension and Mathematics Book, Mechanical Aptitude, Physical Agility Strategies and Top 150 Department Watchlist portions of the LA County Gold Package and receive Capt Bob's Oral Interview Preparation by Priority Mail (2-3 day mailing time), click below to place your order. 


  LA County Gold Package Download    $69.95 + $6.95 shipping/handling


If you would like to place your order and receive the ENTIRE LA CountyGold Package by Priority Mail (2-3 day mailing time), please click below:


 LA County Gold Package   $69.95 + $6.95 shipping/handling


If you would like to order Capt Bob's Oral Interview Preparation ONLY, the price is $49.95 + $6.95 shipping/handling (total $56.90).  All orders are shipped immediately via U.S. Priority Mail (2-3 day mailing time). 

 Capt Bob's Oral Interview Preparation    $49.95 + $6.95 shipping/handling


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