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Rudy Dinkins
  • 56, Male
  • North Augusta
  • United States
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Lives in:
North Augusta, SC
Savannah River Site Fire-Rescue
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Industrial fire department
Top issues in your department:
Professional Qualifications:
IFSAC Firefighter I/II
IFSAC Haz-Mat Technician
IFSAC Driver Operator Pumper and Aerial
IFSAC Company Officer I
Incident Command System Train-the-Trainer National Fire Academy
Topics you provide training for:
Technical Rescue, Haz-Mat, Incident Command, Firefighter Survival, Fire Brigade, RIT
Areas of expertise:
Hazardous Materials, Rope and Confined Space Rescue
I began my career with the Irmo Fire District in Columbia, SC in 1984 as a volunteer firefighter and accepted a career position in 1986 upon graduation from high school. I accepted a position with the South Carolina Fire Academy in 1988 where I was employed as a Program Specialist/Regional Training Supervisor. I have been employed with the Savannah River Site Fire-Rescue Department since 1992 where I currently serve as a Captain at our Headquarters Station (Engine 1, Ladder 1, Rescue (Heavy Rescue), Medic 1 and 4 (ALS) as well as a brush unit and boat. Previous assignments include the shift Training/Safety Officer. Previously served as a Task Force Leader with SCTF-1 (South Carolina Urban Search and Rescue Task Force)
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At 2:27pm on December 31, 2008, Michael "Mick" Mayers said…

Sorry, but I just today checked this site using my login (normally I just lurk) and got your e-mail from AUGUST! That's terrible. Thanks for the congrats. Keep in touch.
At 9:21pm on August 18, 2008, Todd McKee said…
Thank you for joining the HazMat Group, please feel free to start your own discussions and add topics.

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At 10:07pm on May 23, 2008, Todd McKee said…
Hey Check out my forums Hazmat newa and training
or my my page
At 8:15pm on May 22, 2008, Clay said…
Hey there, Brother!!,
Just thought I would drop in and say hey. Hope the training went well in Columbia. See Ya, Clay
At 8:38am on May 21, 2008, Roger Yow said…
Hey Brother,
Hope you are doing well. We are still very busy here in Charleston post 6/18/07. While we are seeing some light at the end of the tunnel we still have a long, long way to go. Stay safe.
At 5:35am on May 21, 2008, J. Scott Loftis said…
Hey Brother! I am fine. I hope that you are as well. We really need to get together and catch up. I will be in touch. Take care and BE SAFE!

At 9:20am on May 20, 2008, Julie Simmons said…
Welcome, I hope you enjoy the site. It is full of great information!
At 6:34am on May 20, 2008, David Bullard said…
Welcome Brother.

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