- MSFCA Conference Workshops. // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p8
The article presents a calendar of events that will be conducted by the Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association from October 19 to 20, 2006. Among the conferences that will be conducted on October 19 are "Dealing With a Firefighter Suicide" and "Creative Recruiting and Retention." A symposium...
- COMING EVENTS. // Fire Engineering;Dec2008, Vol. 161 Issue 12, p144
A calendar of events of interest to fire fighters and fire officials in the U.S. is presented, including the National Arson Training Seminar, the 30th Annual International Disaster Management Conference and Fireground Survival Seminar.
- COMINGEVENTS. // Fire Engineering;Mar2006, Vol. 159 Issue 3, p207
The article presents a calendar of events of interest to fire fighters and fire departments for the period April through June 2006. The Dumeland School of Emergency Response is sponsor to the event dubbed Everyone Goes Home to be held in Chesterton Indiana. The Great Earthquake and Fire of 1906...
- COMING EVENTS. // Fire Engineering;Aug2004, Vol. 157 Issue 8, p170
Presents a list of conferences and exhibitions related to fire service in the U.S. as of August 2004.
- Top 2004 conventions, events booked in Indianapolis. // Indianapolis Business Journal;3/29/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p22A
This article presents information on major events booked by the Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Association for 2004 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The U.S. Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) will be held at Indiana Convention Center and RCA Dome on April 26-May 1, 2004. FDIC continues...
- Building bridges to the 21st century. Murphy, Jr., Jack J. // Fire Engineering;Feb99, Vol. 152 Issue 2, p8
Focuses on conferences participated by the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) to address issues relevant to the assessment of fire service and departments in the United States. Discussion of job hazards facing volunteer firemen; Challenges in retention and recruitment; Identification of the...
- Standing Buffalo gets own fire department. LaRose, Stephen // Saskatchewan Sage;Sep2001, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p6
Reports the creation of fire department by the Standing Buffalo Dakota Nation in Saskatchewan. Names of band members participating the firefighting course; Importance of training for the job; Relationship of Standing Buffalo with Qu'Appelle Fire Department.
- Tom's Trumpet. Brace, Tom // Minnesota Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p62
The article presents the author's views on the mission of the Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association. He presents his opinion on writers' concept of leadership and its difference from that of fire fighters. He also explains the commitment of the association to assist its members in...
- A TALE OF TWO STANDARDS. Manning, Bill // Fire Engineering;Oct2000, Vol. 153 Issue 10, p4
Separate career and volunteer fire response standards in the U.S. will become a reality with the 2001 versions of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1710, Standard for the Organization and Deployment of Fire Suppression Operations, Emergency Medical Operations, and Special Operations to...