TITLE

CALENDAR

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Dec2006, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a calendar of events related to fire prevention and emergency services in the U.S for the year 2007. The training on water rescue and emergency response will be on March 16 to 18 in Forth Worth, Texas. The Emergency Services Leadership Institute Organizational Management Program II will be held on March 26 to 27 in Daytona Beach, Florida. The Fire Service Instructor Conference will be held on April 23 to 27 in Ocala, Florida.
ACCESSION #
23580898

 

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