Should a Mentoring Program Be in Your Fire Department’s Future?

A mentoring program provides direction and support to newly recruited or promoted individuals and can be a valuable tool for department retention. This article for Fire Engineering by NVFC member F.R. Montes de Oca takes a deeper look at the benefits of a fire department mentorship program, what makes for a successful mentor and mentee, and how a department can build or enhance an effective mentorship program. Read article.