New York Sports Clubs Invest in Candidate Training

Agoglia, John
June 2003
Fire Chief;Jun2003, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p71
Trade Publication
Reports on the partnership formed by the New York City Fire Department's Recruitment and Diversity Initiatives Unit with the New York Sports Club to allow access to all candidates to prepare for physical examinations by exercising at New York Sports Club facilities. Funding for the program; Provision for women trainees; Benefits realized from the program.


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