67 firefighters have graduated from the Connecticut Fire Academy. The recruits started classes at the end of August and went through 14 weeks of training focused on all aspects of Firefighting, Hazardous Materials, Rescue and other subjects. A graduation ceremony was held on Friday. The recruits are going on to several departments across Connecticut, including Ridgefield and Wilton. The New Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department congratulated Niels Ebbesen on his graduation as he's been hired by Ridgefield as a firefighter/paramedic.. Ebbesen had been a member of Company A for years and worked as a paramedic for the city of Danbury. Easton Volunteer Fire Department congratulated Alex Cohen and Dan Magner, who were also part of Friday's graduating class.