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county-wide fire officer training - topics?
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Jason Gennaro Apr 6, 2009.


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Lives in:
Adrian MI
City of Adrian Fire Dept
Lieutenant / Training Officer
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Manning, diverse service issues to keep pace with.
Professional Qualifications:
29 years in fire service, 18 with current department. All officer levels up to Asst. Chief at one time or another.
all the basics - Fire Officer 1/2/3, FF 1/2, EMT-Specialist, HM OPS, Trench, Bldg collapse, rope 1/2, MI fire service instructor, goes on and on.
Eastern Michigan School of Fire Staff & Command #10 (2008)
Working on BAS in Public Safety Services
Topics you provide training for:
As Training Officer, cover nearly everything, but prefer to delegate certain topics to available specialists.
Areas of expertise:
Most fire related topics at the command / operations level, serve as fire department historian, focus considerable attention on leadership / tradition / and related issues.
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At 6:46am on October 31, 2013, Warren Cersley said…

Hello Jeff,

I am glad you enjoyed my blog post Pick up the Flag.

I invite you to check my Facebook page IN THESE BOOTS.

Take care and have a great day - it's a GREAT day for it.

Warren Cersley

At 10:30pm on May 8, 2009, JJ Blaker said…
Hey Jeff
Hope you guys had fun at the old mainstream. I wish I could have Been there.
At 11:33pm on May 6, 2009, JJ Blaker said…
Hey jeff
I would appreciate that list. And definitely let me know for the city stuff. Do you know if any Paid on Call spots are open, I would like to get in there to but I don't know where to start. I think Bart and Meat-head are trying to get me to do a vent training. That's why I want the good training material.
At 11:05pm on May 1, 2009, JJ Blaker said…
Hey Jeff
Could you send me some of the training web sites you showed me the other day. Thanks
At 1:35pm on April 25, 2009, JJ Blaker said…
Hey Jeff, good to hear back from ya. Jeff anything training you can help with is gerat I want to learn more about everything (ie. venting). Oh I like the chairs at your house they were nice to sleep in this morning
At 5:07pm on February 5, 2009, Brandon Krause said…
Jeff, the email is for Chief Ken Baily of Travis County Fire Rescue,! Just let him know what you are doing and that you would like some info, im sure he would share. Oh BTW, trust me we do have budgets here to work around!
At 9:23pm on October 23, 2008, Todd McKee said…
Please allow me to invite you to the group called Unique HazMat Incidents. I will be presenting this at the 2009 FDIC in Indy and I would love to have your input on some of the issues we are talking about.
Todd McKee
At 12:19pm on April 30, 2008, Paul Combs said…
Hi, Lieutenant - thanks for the compliment on my work. And yes, it's great to hear from someone from the great Great Lakes, too. God's country, eh?
Take care, Brother!
At 8:33am on March 12, 2008, Michael Wilbur said…
Yes Jeff thanks for being my friend. Things are great i hope they are as well for you stay safe Mike
At 7:36am on March 11, 2008, Mary Ellen Shea said…
Hey Jeff,
Obviously, I'm not on here that often, but nice to see a familiar face!!
How's tricks?

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