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  • ATS Partnership
    ATS Partnership

    NVFC members now get a discount on Action Training Systems' online fire and EMS training catalogs, featuring over 150 courses teaching to industry standards. Learn more.

  • New Recruitment Campaign
    New Recruitment Campaign

    The NVFC's Make Me A Firefighter campaign department portal is your one-stop shop for recruiting qualified folks looking to serve your community. Sign up at portal.nvfc.org to post your volunteer needs today! Learn more.

  • Share the Load
    Share the Load

    Behavioral health is just as critical as physical health and safety. Access resources, including the Fire/EMS Helpline at www.nvfc.org/help.

  • NVFC Award Nomination Period Now Open!
    NVFC Award Nomination Period Now Open!

    Recognize achievement by making your nominations for the NVFC's Lifetime Achievement Award, Junior Firefighter of the Year, and Junior Firefighter Program of the Year. Learn more.

  • NVFC Virtual Classroom
    NVFC Virtual Classroom

    The NVFC offers dozens of online courses through the Virtual Classroom. The courses are on-demand and self-paced, which means you set your schedule. Learn more and view course catalog.

  • Nominations for Lifetime Achievement and Junior Firefighter Awards Due February 11

    Time is running out to submit your nominations for the NVFC’s Lifetime Achievement Award, Junior Firefighter of the Year, and Junior Firefighter Program of the Year. Recognize the volunteers who go ab…

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  • Continuing Education Units Now Offered for Select NVFC Online Health and Safety Courses

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) is pleased to offer continuing education units (CEU), sometimes called continuing education credits (CEC), for 10 of its online health and safety courses. Th…

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  • NVFC Releases New Volunteer Recruitment Video

    The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) has released a new two-and-a-half minute video to introduce members of the public to the fire service and encourage them to find local volunteer opportunitie…

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  • Make Plans Now to Attend the NVFC Training Summit

    Scholarships available for June 3-4 event   The National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) Training Summit will take place June 3-4 in Grapevine, TX, in the Dallas/Fort Worth metro area. Attenda…

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  • NVFC Annual Report 2015 Now Available

    Check out the NVFC’s 2015 Annual Report to see all of the ways the organization is working for you. Laid out in an ‘at-a-glance’ infographic, the report provides an overview of the highlights that occ…

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