Code 3 Podcast: A rookie's guide to surviving the firehouse
Scott Orr interviews Mauro Porcelli about real-world tips for new firefighters
If you’re a probie or you want to be, listen up. This show’s guest, Mauro Porcelli, has written a new book titled “Surviving the Firehouse.” It’s a guide to life as a firefighter for newbies, and it’s full of real-world tips and advice.
Porcelli retired from the Orlando (Florida) Fire Department with 25 years of fire service experience. He started his career with Marion County Fire/Rescue in 1988. At 23, he was the youngest, highest ranking professional fire officer in Florida, holding the rank of district commander.