"Coming from a family of firefighters and being a 3rd generation firefighter I have been both a career and volunteer. I have risen through the ranks, as a retired chief and currently a deputy chief (I just can't stay away)I feel your father is…"
"Sure when I signed up there seemed to be lots of people wanting to join. Now with younger people moving around, leaving the community its hard to get interest in the smaller departments. We have to market more, get out there and stir up interest.…"
"I have responded in many diffrent types of units, Command, rescue.. bla bla bla, really just getting there to help is fine. But, if I had to choose it would be an engine, it's where I started and I always enjoyed it."
"Hey Bill , the best advice I can give you is don't rush through the lessons. I know we all want to get this going and get on to the next lesson but take your time. A good foundation of clean fingerwork and muscle memory will keep you on the…"
"We have props that use shipping containers. They are set up to simulate a small dwelling with doors and venilation openings that can be opened from the inside or outside. We have a series of burn pans of diffrent sizes for live fire training which…"
"For some of us it is a good time to review ice or water rescue with spring thaw starting. Smaller communities can access water settling ponds or a lake near by. Get out the gear cut a hole and go through some great refresher training or bring in a…"
Hi there Capt: G Hove; I’m Leo from Australia, Paramedic; Welcome to FFN hope U enjoy the site and gather many friends during your stay. If you read my profile and think that I am suited; please feel free to add me to your collection of FFN friends. If I have not added you as a friend, it’s because I have reached my Max and I am waiting for members to reply to me.
I also collect Patches and badges and would love to show one of yours in my collection. I am looking for Police, Medical, Ambulance, S&R; Dispatcher & Fire Service patches. If U are interested, or U know someone in these groups please contact me. My Email is email@example.com
If you fell like sending me one of your Service patch … don’t be shy….
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Leo J. Cartwright
246 Kay Street
Welcome to the FF Nation. I am glad you dropped in to join the group. Dont be shy. There is lots to do, read and be involved with. Your participation and involvement is important to us all. Takes a bit to kinda figure it all out but you will be glad you did. Have fun and look around.