Train Strong Webinars

The NVFC offers a monthly series of free webinars for the fire and emergency services. Past Train Strong webinars are available to watch in the NVFC’s Virtual Classroom.

Upcoming webinars are as follows:

Harassment in the Fire Hall
December 2, 2020 at 1pm ET
Harassment in the fire service harms individuals as well as the entire emergency service organization. The need for fire department leadership to take action against discrimination and harassment is growing. Join Don Cox, education specialist with VFIS, for this free webinar to learn how to identify behaviors that “cross the line,” the importance of creating and enforcing up-to-date policies on discrimination and harassment, and how to increase awareness in fire departments through training to establish a welcoming and supportive environment for all. Register here.

Tips for the New Training Officer: Bridging the Gap Between NFPA 1041 and the Real World
January 14, 2021 at 1pm ET
You have just become the new training officer for your department, but have you been given enough instruction on how to actually lead the program? There is often a gap between what you learned in your fire instructor courses and NFPA 1041 and the reality of leading a volunteer fire department training program. Join Christopher LeDoux of the Iota (LA) Volunteer Fire Department for this free webinar to help you bridge this gap and learn tips and tools for the real world as a new training officer. Register here.

Webinar: Planning and Implementing a Training Program
February 11, 2021 at 2pm ET 
More details and information coming soon! Register here.

Webinar: Preventing Legal Fires in Volunteer Fire Departments Hold
March 3, 2021 at 2pm ET

Webinar: ESO
April 8, 2021 at 2pm ET
More details and information coming soon! Register here.

Webinar: Onboarding New Volunteers
June 9, 2021 at 2pm ET
More details and information coming soon! Register here.