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TRAINING

"Let No Man's Ghost Ever Come Back And Say His Training Failed Him."
National Fire Academy

Training is one of the Single Most Important Functions

of the Modern Fire Department.

Over the years the Fire Service has become more Mentally and Technologically Challenging and the Demands for Knowledge by Firefighters has Steadily Increased. The Training Division consists of the

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Training Staff

Battalion Chief Martin Eells

Captain Josh Andrews

Captain Karl Schook

 

The Training Division Conducts

* New Hire Candidate Physical Agility Testing

* Recruit Firefighter Training Program

& Provides Annual Continuing Education Department-Wide to its Members in the areas of Emergency Medical Services, Structural Firefighting, Vehicle Extrication, Technical Rescue, Hazardous Materials and Officer Development.

The Department Training Staff also responds to 2nd Alarm or

Greater Fires and Technical Rescue Incidents & assists with

Accountability, Safety, Rehab, Staging or

any other Task deemed necessary by the Incident Commander.

Burn Building

High Rise Tower

Forcible Entry

Confined Space

Auto Extrication

Roof Ventilation

F.L.A.G.

Computerized Classrooms

Pump Operations

E.M.S.

Trench Rescue

Fitness Programs