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Upcoming Events


April 9, 2019

Visit the NVFC at booth #13073.

CFSI Symposium and Dinner

April 24, 2019

NVFC Spring Board Meeting

April 25, 2019

NVFC Fall Meeting

October 22, 2019

The NVFC is holding its fall meeting in Augusta, GA.

Recent News

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Log Your Volunteer Hours to Receive Rewards for You and Your Department

Nov 6, 2018

National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) members have a longstanding tradition of volunteering. As emergency service volunteers, you are giving where it counts – the community you live in every day. With this in mind, the NVFC is proud to announce that we are partnering with Cabot Creamery Co-operative to promote volunteerism and reward those who... Read More ...

NVFC Launches New Online Member Community, Volunteer Voices

Nov 6, 2018

What are some innovative methods for recruiting volunteers? Where can you find inexpensive training resources? Are sample documents available for developing department SOPs? How can you best communicate department needs to local officials? If you have a question for the fire and emergency service community, ask it on Volunteer Voices! The National... Read More ...

ADT and NVFC Promote Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment in New Video

Nov 6, 2018

ADT has partnered with the NVFC to help recruit new volunteers to the fire and emergency services. As part of this joint effort, ADT released a new video featuring NVFC CEO Heather Schafer that recognizes the importance of fire service volunteers and alerts the public to the need for more people to step up and serve. The spot is currently running... Read More ...

Free Course: Overhaul – What’s the Worst that Could Happen?

Nov 6, 2018

The NVFC is offering the course Overhaul: What’s the Worst that Could Happen? FREE for the next two weeks. This course educates fire and rescue personnel on the criticality of continuing the use of SCBA during overhaul where smoke, products of combustion, and inhalation dangers still exist. Participants will learn about the hazards present in the... Read More ...

Staying Safe at Roadway Incidents

Nov 6, 2018

National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week is November 11-17. Hundreds of emergency responders are struck and either killed or injured at roadway incidents each year. Use this video to remind the public to be alert and slow down, move over when passing a roadway emergency scene. Find traffic incident management training and resources for... Read More ...

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