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Register Now for the NVFC Training Summit

Feb 20, 2018: Scholarships available for two-day classroom training event Registration and course selection is now open for the National Volunteer Fire Council’s (NVFC) Training Summit. The Summit will take place...
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Two More Departments Receive Josh Cellars $5,000 Training Grants

Feb 20, 2018: Grants will be awarded to 10 volunteer departments nationwide to help with training Firefighters are often called upon for medical emergencies, active shooters, search and rescue, chemical explosions,...
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Free Course: Fireground Accountability – Daring Not to be a Statistic

Feb 20, 2018: Firefighters and emergency service personnel operate in a dangerous profession. Influencing behavioral changes and shifting attitudes towards risk-reduction practices is key to achieving higher safety...
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Implementing a Fire Prevention Program: Best Practices from the New Hartford Fire Department

Feb 20, 2018: By William Wren The modern fire service has undergone a significant change when it comes to our role in the community. For three centuries, American fire departments were a reactionary force. When...
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FY 2017 Fire Prevention and Safety Grant Application Period is Open

Feb 20, 2018: The FY 2017 Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) grant application period is open through Friday, March 16, 2018 at 5pm ET. Part of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants, the FP&S grant supports...
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New Federal Budget Law Includes Several Fire and EMS Provisions

Feb 20, 2018: On February 9 President Trump signed H.R. 1892, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, into law. The bill increases the federal government’s budget by a total of $320 billion in FY 2018 and 2019,...
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