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  • 2014 Fall Board Meeting
    2014 Fall Board Meeting

    The NVFC Fall Meeting will be held in Lafayette, LA, on September 17-19. Learn more and register.

  • CSU Scholarships
    CSU Scholarships

    NVFC members can apply for one of two scholarships to Columbia Southern University. Learn more and apply.

  • Share the Load
    Share the Load

    Behavioral health is just as critical as physical health and safety. The NVFC has launched the Share the Load behavioral health campaign. Access resources, including the Fire/EMS Helpline at www.nvfc.org/help.

  • 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.

  • Resources for Wildland Fire Preparedness
    Resources for Wildland Fire Preparedness

    The Wildland Fire Assessment Program provides resources, tools, and training to help firefighters conduct structural assessments in the WUI and prepare their communities for the next wildfire. Access resources.

  • Globe, DuPont, and NVFC Name First Three Winners in 2014 Gear Giveaway

    Departments in NJ, CA, and Canada will each receive 4 sets of new Globe gear Globe, DuPont Protection Technologies (DuPont), and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) have partnered for the…

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  • Help Volunteer Firefighters in Need – Contribute to the Support Fund!

    The NVFC’s Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund provides stipends to assist volunteer firefighters and EMS personnel impacted by a state- or federally-declared disaster. Applications have recently been…

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  • Two New Studies Focus on Firefighter Heart Health

    A new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) looks at whether doctors are providing sufficient weight advice to obese and overweight firefighters. Another study is being conduct…

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  • Resource Spotlight: Heart-Healthy Firefighter Program

    Heart attack is the leading cause of on-duty firefighter deaths, and many others are affected by life threatening or life altering conditions such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, a…

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  • Nominations for National EMS Awards of Excellence Due August 1

    Each year, the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians collaborates with other national EMS organizations to recognize outstanding achievements and contributions in EMS. The 2014 award n…

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