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Christopher Brian Shade
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  • Madrid, IA
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Lives in:
111 S. Cedar St.
Lieutenant/Training Officer
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Top issues in your department:
Training is the biggest issue as we cannot get everyone down for training.
Professional Qualifications:
FF I&II, FO I&II, F Inst I, HazMat Ops, ARFF Firefighter, Driver Operator Pumper, Aerial, MWS and ARFF, HazMat Incident Command, Telecommunicator I&II, NIMS 100-400, 700 & 800.
Topics you provide training for:
Everything from basic firefighting to advanced EMS.
Areas of expertise:
I don't believe I am an expert in any subject. Consider myself to be a constant learner
I have 17 years in the military of which the last 8 were as a firefighter. Also have 10 years as a firefighter ranging from vol. to contract firefighter.

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At 8:41am on August 11, 2009, Adam Gannaway said…
I agree on the training. We can't get enough either. I think this 24hr training that is coming up next yr is a good thing.

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