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Chris Johnson
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  • Concord, NH
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Lives in:
Central NH
City of Concord, NH - Tower Ladder Co. 1
Fire Lieutenant
Years of public service:
Since 1993
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
A steadily increasing call volume with flat staffing levels.
Professional Qualifications:
NH FF III, NH Instructor III, NH Officer II, A.S.: Fire Science, A.S.: Fire Investigation, B.S.: Fire Science Management, M.S.: Instructional Design & Technology
Topics you provide training for:
Back to Basics Topics: Engine Co. Operations, stretching & advancing handlines, hydraulics & pumping/water supply, Truck Co. Operations, portable ladder skills, forcible entry, primary search & Vent-Enter-Search, roof operations, saw skills, etc.
Areas of expertise:
Training program management, innovative instructional design, curriculum delivery methodology improvement, development of e-learning solutions that actually connect with the student, instructor professional development.
I have been in the fire service since 1993, currently serving as a Fire Lieutenant in the City of Concord, NH, where I've worked since 2000. I previously worked and volunteered for several other NH departments, getting my start at the Meadowood County Area Fire Department & Fire Training Center.

I am a Senior Staff Instructor at the New Hampshire Fire Academy and have worked as an adjunct professor in the Fire Science program at Lakes Region Community College; I have also assisted with Hands-On Training (H.O.T.) at Firehouse Expo in Baltimore, MD and taught several week-long programs in South America. I'm the President of the Fire Instructors & Officers Association of New Hampshire and a member of IAFF Local #3195.
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At 6:15pm on June 12, 2009, alex acosta said…
hola chris saludos desde guayaquil ecuador esperando este bien yo sigo en el cuartel 5 esperando saber de usted su amigo alex
At 2:24pm on June 7, 2008, alex acosta said…
hola chris que alegria saber de ti espero este muy bien ivan me escribio a cerca del curso claro que me encantaria que mi departamento de bomberos me apoye para ir a capacitarme en mas tecnicas de combate contra incendio pero estoy tan confundido de que mismo debo hacer sobre todo el asunto economico es el que mas me tiene pensando como tu has de acordarte vengo de una familia de bomberos claro no tan preparados como yo lo estoy ahora mi familia esta muy contenta con la noticia de las posibilidades de ir a entrenar y aprender mucho mas mi esposa e hijo le envian abrazos y besos a la distancia esperando saber mas informacion del curso y saber de ustedes su amigo alex
At 12:42pm on June 5, 2008, alex acosta said…
Chris Johnson of g******** guayaquil ecuador waiting for this either a union of their families and friends who will with such emergencies I imagine that super busy wishing to receive their comments to his friend the distance alex acosta
At 9:07am on April 23, 2008, PJ Johnson said…
Brother Johnson,
Look forward to catching up to you at Cumberland County. Looks like we will have a great group up there. See you then
Be Safe Bro!
At 9:33pm on March 6, 2008, Brenda Murphy Tenney said…
Hey Chris - when are you and the brinde headed for a CT visit?
At 12:48pm on March 5, 2008, Ric Jorge said…
Hey Chris, what a surprise!
thanks, it has been a very strange time in our FD right now. Ray's death has really shcocked everyone.
I am looking forward to seeing you in N.H> soon.
Laters bro, stay low and stay strong.

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