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New Paramedics

Firefighters Carlos Mata and Zach Nielson have graduated from the Los Angeles County Paramedic Training Institute and are now State-certified paramedics.  Both Firefighters/Paramedics completed an intensive program consisting of 450 hours of didactic (classroom) training, 160 hours of clinical hospital training and a 480 hour field internship.  Zach and Carlos have successfully passed the Paramedic National Registry Examination and have been assigned to Paramedic Squad 641 at Fire Station # 1.