Thanks again for your fair treatment of us on Saturday. After the many months of training, review and preparation, we were pretty stressed and nervous going into the certification day, hoping we had everything in order. I know you guys could have…
"My boys are 7 and 10. They are part of the Local 4-H club. One of the girls in the 4-H club survived a very close call of her own. She was rescued just inside the door to the outside with very bad burns to her head, back, and legs. She was wearing…"
A forum to discuss issues affecting building construction, occupancy risk & hazards related to combat fire engagement, command & company officer decision making and firefighter safety and survival.See More
Forum on mission critical challenges during combat fire engagement in the areas of; Building Construction, Risk, Operations, Behaviors & Safety supporting the 16 Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives and advocating advancements in fire service safety.See More
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Blandford & Area Fire Rescue
New Minas Volunteer Fire Deaprtment
Nova Scotia Firefighter School - Instructor
NFPA 1033 Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator
Medical First Responder
Fire Fighter Level I and II, Certified
Fire and Emergency Service Instructor I, Certified
HazMat Operations Certified, HazMat Tec Certified, Fire Officer I, Investigator, Vehicle Extrication, Pump Operations, Incident Command, RIT Basic, Incident Safety Officer, Strategies & Tactics, Firefighter Safety & Survival, Marine Emergency Duty, Small Craft Operator, Rescue swimmer. Class III Driver. Traffic Management, Hybrid Vehicles, Thermal imaging
Keep it simple, stay calm!
Respect is something you earn and responsibility is something you demonstrate.
I like HazMat, but don't tell, ok.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Why I Love Fire/EMS
The other members of the team.
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Light weight construction and early collapse.
and, how to get new and younger members of the community to join the department.