Chief Dean Guccione has helped dozens and dozens of Firefighters, Paramedics, and Engineers promote to Captain and Lieutenant over the last 20 of his nearly 30 year career with the Beverly Hills Fire Department. As the Personnel Division Chief, his responsibilities included writing and administering promotional exams for Engineer, Captain, and Battalion Chief. He has also sat on numerous promotional panels, as a rater, for fire departments all over Southern California, including L.A. City, Torrance, Santa Monica, Monterey Park, Fullerton, Brea, Newport Beach and Huntington Beach, just to name a few. He has also worked with Chiefs all over the state of California helping to develop their promotional exams from San Jose, Long Beach, Oakland, L.A. County, Anaheim, Orange, Manthattan Beach, Redondo Beach, and Torrance fire departments, just to name a few.
His unique perspective and leadership will not only give you the knowledge and confidence you need going into the exam and to finish at the top, but from day one, you will be prepared to step into the role of company officer. And that's what the raters are looking for in a Captain/Lieutenant candidate. Plus, you will also learn how Chief Guccione finished #1 on his Captain's and Battalion Chief's exams on his very first attempts.