Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
I have been a Firefighter since 2001. I am from NJ where I volunteered for Iselin Fire Department District 9 and made it up to Captain before getting hired as a Federal Firefighter. I am currently the Chief of Training for the West Point Fire Dept at the US Military Academy in NY. An Instructor at FDIC, Owner/Lead Instructor for Passion in Leading and the host of Networking for Success on Fire Engineering Blog Talk Radio.
Firefighter II, Fire Officer III, Fire Instructor III, Fire Inspector II, EMT, HMIC, HMT, Confined Space Tech., Rescue Technician II, ICS 300/400/700 as well as many other Fire & Emergency Services training and certifications.
I am 35 and married to an awesome feisty wife and we have two beautiful children together.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Why I Love Fire/EMS
The relationships, the rush, the ability to help others but most importantly the opportunity to make a positive impact.
Dave, Welcome to the Firefighter Nation. I am glad you joined the group.There is lots to do, read and be involved with. Your participation and involvement is important to us all. Have fun and look around.
Hi there Dave; I would like to Welcome you to FFN & hope U enjoy this site and gather as many friends as I have during your stay. I’m Leo, a Paramedic from Victoria - Australia; 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 feel like sending me one of your Service patch … don’t be shy….
My address is:-
Leo J. Cartwright
246 Kay Street
PS: let me know when you put a comedy gig on youtube...