State Cert. 1, driver/operator, high/low angle rope tech, confinded space tech, haz ops, as well as working on RIT training.
27 uears old, married to a wonderful country girl. New dad, Ella was born 9-10-10. Been on dept for 9 years now, recently made captain on one of the engines. Love intense training and attack methods, as well as RIT and technical rescue.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I joined because I wanted to help people and I enjoy technical and difficult task. As one of our fire instructors says, you do get a thrill out of doing such things, even when its someone elses misfourtune, but in turn you are hleping them in one of their worst days.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
the thrill of never knowing when a call is going to come or what i may be.
Top Issues Facing Responders:
For a small vol dept some of our biggest issues include, lack of man power during day time calls, lack of desire to train, new technology in cars, and a joke when it comes to selecting who is in charge of trucks.
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Jason, 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.