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Barry Aptt
  • Woburn, MA
  • United States
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Lives in:
Gloucester Fire Department
Fire Captain
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
staffing, training (company and chief ranks), communications, morale
Professional Qualifications:
FF I/II, Fire Officer I/II, Fire Inspector I/II, Fire Instructor I, Fire Safety Officer I
Topics you provide training for:
recruit, flammable gas, technical rescue, flashover, structural firefighting, RIT
EMT 1991 - present, Firefighter 1994 - 2005, Fire Captain 2005 - present, Massachusetts Firefighting Academy Instructor 1999- present

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At 4:54pm on June 25, 2010, John Forristall said…
I'm rarely on here but check in on occasion. Talk to you soon.
At 3:58pm on June 25, 2010, John Forristall said…
Yes, anytime I'm able to help with TI questions I'd be glad to. I told Jack that if anyone backs out last minute again to call me and I'll try to help out with RIT. You may have to keep me focused on the FA tactics though. JF
At 7:10pm on September 29, 2009, Sandy Lasa said…
Barry, the rumors is true. Difference in philosophy.
At 11:05am on September 21, 2009, Jim Puleo said…
Hi Barry,

I don't check this often but good to here from you will see you at MFA

At 1:03pm on September 20, 2009, Barry Galvin said…
Don't worry, Eric will get over it. I'll take him out on another date.
At 8:56am on September 20, 2009, Andrew Brassard said…
Ya I was sorry I was unable to attend, don't pick my brain too hard... there is hardly any left!!!! LOL

Stay Safe Brother,
At 12:32pm on August 26, 2009, Peter F. Kertzie said…
Thanks for your comments. This sucks, but having all of the support helps.
At 9:26am on August 18, 2009, Sandy Lasa said…
No. I was off that day. Not the ideal approach but it all worked out.
At 11:15pm on January 14, 2009, Tim Zehnder said…
Ya, meet Dave a few years ago when we had him in Worecester at the training that they held. We then had him and a bunch of guys here teaching. Great guy, great friend. Were are you located? Stay Safe
At 1:31pm on January 14, 2009, Tim Zehnder said…
Barry saw your post to Mark about RIT, what are you looking for and if your interested I would be willing to be of assistance. Stay Safe Brother

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