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by gcameron
Tue May 14, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: FireFit Championships
Topic: First FireFit event of 2019 held in B.C.
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Views: 1358

First FireFit event of 2019 held in B.C.

Results from the first Canadian FireFit event of 2019 have been announced. The event was held May 11 and 12 in Courtenay, B.C. Click onhttps://www.firefit.com/Results/2019-Results to view the results. Ten competitions are scheduled throughout the summer across Canada, culminating with the World Fire...
by gcameron
Tue Apr 30, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Awards
Topic: Alberta department recognized for world-class service
Replies: 0
Views: 813

Alberta department recognized for world-class service

Red Deer Emergency Services (RDES) is now the only department in the world with four accreditations in fire and medical services. The department was recognized for receiving the Emergency Fire Dispatch Accredited Centre of Excellence accreditation at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on April 24. The a...
by gcameron
Mon Mar 18, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Gear and Equipment
Topic: Volunteer departments can apply for free turnout gear
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Views: 952

Volunteer departments can apply for free turnout gear

The 2019 application period for MSA’s annual Globe Gear Giveaway is now open. Thirteen fire departments will each receive four sets of new state-of-the-art turnout gear, for a total of 52 sets. A department from Canada has won gear almost every year since the program’s inception in 2012. The New Vic...
by gcameron
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: Awards
Topic: Milton Fire Department Awards Student
Replies: 0
Views: 1249

Milton Fire Department Awards Student

The Milton Fire Department presented its Fire Chief’s Commendation Award in March to a Grade 9 student. The student’s quick actions during a house fire in January saved her life and the lives of her sister and family dog. Julia Tatem, a student at Milton District High School, was honoured for her he...
by gcameron
Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: FireFit Championships
Topic: 2019 FireFit Championships Schedule
Replies: 0
Views: 1666

2019 FireFit Championships Schedule

FireFit Canada has firmed up the schedule of events for 2019. For the schedule, go to https://www.firefit.com/Events/
by gcameron
Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Awards
Topic: Hamilton Firefighter Nominated for YWCA Award
Replies: 0
Views: 903

Hamilton Firefighter Nominated for YWCA Award

Congratulations to Pike Krpan, a Hamilton firefighter and vice-president of the Fire Service Women Ontario. She has been nominated for the YWCA Hamilton's Women of Distinction Award in Education/Mentorship. This is a well-deserved nomination for Pike as she has been doing her part to promote positiv...
by gcameron
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions
Topic: 2019 Career Expo Video
Replies: 1
Views: 1348

2019 Career Expo Video

A video bas been posted regarding the 2019 fire, security and police career expo and job fair being held at the International Centre on Airport Road in Mississauga on Thursday, March 7, 2019 for those who are looking to get into the various industries. The event is sponsored by Fire Fighting in Cana...
by gcameron
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: 2019 Career Expo Video
Replies: 0
Views: 924

2019 Career Expo Video

A video bas been posted regarding the 2019 fire, security and police career expo and job fair being held at the International Centre on Airport Road in Mississauga on Thursday, March 7, 2019 for those who are looking to get into the various industries. The event is sponsored by Fire Fighting in Cana...
by gcameron
Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: 2019 Firefighter Career Expo
Replies: 0
Views: 778

2019 Firefighter Career Expo

Do you have a son or daughter, relative or friend who’s looking for a good career in the fire service? A 2019 fire, security and police career expo and job fair is being held at the International Centre on Airport Road in Mississauga on Thursday, March 7, 2019 for those who are looking to get into t...
by gcameron
Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions
Topic: 2019 Firefighter Career Expo
Replies: 0
Views: 590

2019 Firefighter Career Expo

Do you have a son or daughter, relative or friend who’s looking for a good career in the fire service? A 2019 fire, security and police career expo and job fair is being held at the International Centre on Airport Road in Mississauga on Thursday, March 7, 2019 for those who are looking to get into t...