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Koll Andersen
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  • Puyallup, WA
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Lives in:
Seattle Fire Department
Fire Fighter/EMT
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
EMS Training/BLS - ALS Interface
CPR Survival Rates
Operations Level Rescue Training
Occupational Skills Enhancement
Station Remodels and enhancements through Levy
Wellness/Fitness Medicals and Peer Fitness Trainers
Professional Qualifications:
Washington State Certified Fire Service Instructor I and II
Washington State Certified Senior EMS Instructor
AHA Training Center Faculty
IAFF/ACE Peer Fitness Trainer
Member of the SFD Marine Emergency Response Technical Rescue team including Confine Space and Tunnel Rescue
President of the Puget Sound Chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Fire Fighters
Topics you provide training for:
In Service EMS Training
New Recruit EMS Training - providing SFD skills to new members
Occupational Skills Enhancement Training - Annual Skills Training
Technical Rescue Training - Con Space/ Rope Rescue/Extrication/ Tunnel - Trench
Areas of expertise:
CPR/AED/First Aid Training
EMT Training
Technical Rescue Training
Marine Fire Fighting
Born and raised in Portland, Or.
Hired with the Seattle Fire Department in 1990.
Worked in the SFD Public Education department from 1992-1995 providing Fire Safety training to the elementary children of Seattle and Instrumental in the developement of our Juvenile Fire Setter Intervention Program.
Teaching CPR for Medic 2 since 1996, became American Heart Association Training Center Faculty in 2007.
Currently involved in many aspects of SFD Training and love it.
Married for 18+ years to my wonderful wife, Heather. We have three Children and one dog.
I love most sports, spending time with family, teaching and studying the Bible

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At 9:57pm on June 1, 2010, Jeff Schwering said…
Thanks for the add Brother, hope all goes well for your family!

At 4:09pm on January 27, 2009, Phil Jose said…
Koll, Welcome to the "community" if you see anything interesting let me know. Phi

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