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    does anyone know if Colorado accepts dod fire certs? they are all ifsta. I contacted someone at the drcog and all she gave me was a list of who hires from their testing.


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    From the Commission Meeting on July 12, 2013:

    The Commission is processing Police applicants for a December entry-level Police Academy
    and we will be ready to certify Fire applicants by end of August; pending an academy date.

    Hopefully that is good news. Also, has anyone received their CPAT certificate in the mail as of yet? Thanks

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    Thanks for posting. No cert for me yet.
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    Quote Originally Posted by yjbrody View Post
    Thanks for posting. No cert for me yet.
    So i called in and found out that the cpat certs will be sent out some time after 8/19. I didn't get any other additional information other than that though. Hope we all hear something soon!!!

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    FYI: Just got my CPAT cert in the mail.
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    Sounds like an academy in November of 11 people.

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    Where did you hear the latest news? I guess it is a good thing that there is going to be an academy but I am kinda disappointed that the number of academy candidates continues to get smaller.

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    Yeah, doesn't look good for an early academy for next year either. Strange to see an academy that small. Might be a join one with Aurora. I think they have a fall academy on the books.

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    I would hope with a new station going up now and another planned at the airport that academies next year would have to be bigger....

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    It could just be a yearly budget thing too. Maybe more money will be available at the start of next year. As usual... wait and see.

    The new station, is that a go for sure now? I remember hearing about that a while back, but then it got put on hold.
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    Yea I believe metal is up
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    Quote Originally Posted by Colo View Post
    Yea the metal work is up at the new station. Do you know if you get in trouble for calling Civil Service for more info on the process?
    I have called there many times for updates and they have never got upset and are always very helpful.

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    Anyone hear anything?

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    I have not heard a word!! Hopefully we will hear something soon though.

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    On the agenda for today's civil service meeting:

    "2013 Firefighter Eligible Register (8-19-13)

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    Haha I saw that too...but of course the date only raised more questions!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Colo View Post
    Haha I saw that too...but of course the date only raised more questions!!!
    Just saw this posting. Another person in the process said this date was when his packet was going to be reviewed by the CSC and certified for the eligible list for the November class or whatever that step is. That's all. I think you are already past this part if the process Colo.


    Breaking rumor alert!!!

    On another note, a guy in my dept was talking to the recruiter and it sounds like there *may* be lots of openings next year. Maybe that's what all recruiters say though, but thought it sounded promising. Said 2, maybe 3, stations opening and lots of retirees. We know about the one station and I think someone mentioned another airport station also, but thought I would share.

    This concludes your breaking hearsay alert... we now return you to your regularly scheduled reality.
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    Hey, can someone help me out with interpreting my status? I show as 'Eligible for the eligible roster'. As I think I understand, it means that I've passed my background, but my file is waiting to be reviewed by the CSC based on rank number, correct? Is this where the rumored rule of 3's comes in? Or has it been reviewed by the CSC and is now awaiting progression based on rank?

    Anyone that's already been through this have any insight? If not, I may just ask for some clarification from Jeff Wilson. Otherwise, any help would be appreciated.

    Thanks guys
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    Quote Originally Posted by yjbrody View Post
    Hey, can someone help me out with interpreting my status? I show as 'Eligible for the eligible roster'. As I think I understand, it means that I've passed my background, but my file is waiting to be reviewed by the CSC based on rank number, correct? Is this where the rumored rule of 3's comes in? Or has it been reviewed by the CSC and is now awaiting progression based on rank?

    Anyone that's already been through this have any insight? If not, I may just ask for some clarification from Jeff Wilson. Otherwise, any help would be appreciated.

    Thanks guys
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    Quote Originally Posted by yjbrody View Post
    Hey, can someone help me out with interpreting my status? I show as 'Eligible for the eligible roster'. As I think I understand, it means that I've passed my background, but my file is waiting to be reviewed by the CSC based on rank number, correct? Is this where the rumored rule of 3's comes in? Or has it been reviewed by the CSC and is now awaiting progression based on rank?

    Anyone that's already been through this have any insight? If not, I may just ask for some clarification from Jeff Wilson. Otherwise, any help would be appreciated.

    Thanks guys
    The next step should be certification to the manager of safety. Look back a few pages and you'll see the last class that went thru and their process. The manager of safety chooses as he likes along with input from the chief supposedly and those candidates move on to the interview. Following the interview the Manager looks at the panel's recommendations and makes the final selections. If my memory serves me correct, these are the final steps. Rumor has it Nov 18, class between 12-18 recruits.
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