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Training Officers Mutual Aid Group

Training Officers and Instructors group dedicated to professional development of TO's and Instructors.

Members: 176
Latest Activity: Jan 19, 2015

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Comment by Bruce Clark on October 3, 2010 at 11:33am
If you get a chance to attend one of Gustin's classes at FDIC, I would highly recommend you do it. He is out of Miami Dade, Florida and he is a wealth of knowledge about firefighting. Plus he is just a damn good speaker. I'm not sure where your from but maybe you guys could bring him to your department for a program, you won't be sorry you did.
I agree, Dodson's Reading Smoke is an awesome program. I've taken it many times over the years and I pick up something new every time.

Be safe,
Comment by Sean Stumbaugh on October 3, 2010 at 9:30am
I don't know Captain Gustin, or his program, but I'm sure its great. I would however HIGHLY recomend Chief Dodson's "Reading Smoke" class. I'm a 20 plus year vet and I learned a gret deal from Dave! Ya' ll stay safe!

Comment by Bruce Clark on October 2, 2010 at 8:42pm
PBC FOOLS are hosting two training events.

MDFR Capt. Bill Gustin's Modern Residential Firefighteing
Nov 1, 2010
West Palm Beach, FL

Chief Dave Dodson
The Art Of Reading Smoke
Dec 17, 2010
West palm Beach, FL

For registraion information information contact Bruce Clark at
Comment by Robert William Hoven on August 6, 2010 at 7:08pm
Thank You
Comment by Pete Forshaw on January 20, 2010 at 8:52pm
I would lie to know how I am ableto put a upcoming course on thetraining officers site. Can you help me out please. Here are the details April 10,11,16,17,18, Auto extrication course 40Hr NFPA 1670 equivilent
for details contact Thanks Forest
Comment by kent henson on August 1, 2009 at 5:46am
heres a link to a class I have written on LDH manifolds. I hope its useful to your department. Feel free to use it as you see fit. It is about 1 1/2 hour didactic and up to 8 hrs practical. Any feedback would be appreciated.
Comment by Carrie Miller w/ Rapid Fire on July 30, 2009 at 1:28pm
Rapid Fire has a Trainers Edition as well as a Students Edition for every title we carry. I'm not sure if I can do this or not so let me know if I'm outa bounds, but if anyone is interested in more info on our Trainers Edition, let me know. I can offer substantial savings if you mention you're from Fire Engineering. Stay Safe and Stay Trained!

Comment by Baxter L Miller III on May 7, 2009 at 10:59pm
This is my job. I thought this can be a great way for me to get new ideas along with learning from this group. I just hope I have something I can add to better the service.
Comment by Tim Zehnder on December 26, 2008 at 12:45pm
Hi all, we are hosting the Minnesota Training Officer & Instructor Conf. In St. Cloud Minnesota Jan. 17 &18 2009. We have two full days of training for trainers that will help us get our training programs a boost. For information please contact me and I can get you the info. It will be a great weekend.

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