TITLE

SHOP NEWS

PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Feb2003, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments about emergency vehicles in the U.S. as of February 2003. National Emergency Vehicle Technician Certification Commission test date; Illinois Fire Apparatus Mechanics Association seminar/workshop; Annual emergency vehicle training symposium of the Florida Association of Emergency Vehicle Technicians.
ACCESSION #
11501397

 

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