Recruitment Help is on the Way

Rielage, Robert
April 2011
Fire Chief Exclusive Insight;4/ 1/2011, p7
The article offers the author's insight on various encouraging signs of the recruitment and retention of volunteer firefighters across the U.S. in 2011. He mentions the summit held by the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)'s Volunteer and Combination Officers Section (VCOS) in March 2011 aimed at creating a strategic plan addressing issues involving volunteerism. He discusses factors to be considered to ensure successful recruitment and retention of volunteer fire fighters.


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