Jacob McAfee, MS, CFO, CTO, MIFireE is the Fire Chief…Continue
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FDIC 2019: Session: Firefighter Mentorship
Firefighter Mentorship: Designing, implementing, managing and sustaining an effective mentoring program.…Continue
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“Success isn’t done by looking out the window, it is done by looking in the mirror.”
- Chief Dave McGlynn…Continue
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In our premier year of the future firefighter, Fire Engineering, blog talk radio show, we had the opportunity of welcoming several notable guests on to our show. As we reflect on our first year, we also welcome this opportunity to personally express our gratitude to all our guests for sharing their guidance to…Continue
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“Protecting Those Who Defend America.” – Bill Killen, Director, Navy Fire & Emergency Services, 1985 - 2004 (Retired).
Article by Deputy Chief Jacob…Continue
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Tune in for the next episode of The Future Firefighter, Fire Engineering Blog Talk Radio Show with Christopher Connelly, Regional Fire Chief, Navy Region Southwest Fire & Emergency Services Federal Fire with co-host Deputy Chief Jacob McAfee as we discuss opportunities in the Federal Fire Service as a…Continue
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(Photo Credits: Patrick Raycraft, Hartford Courant).
Reggie Freeman, CFO, FIFireE
Fire Chief / Emergency Management Director at City…Continue
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Chris Baker (left) with National Fire Heritage Center Founding President, Chief Ronny J. Coleman (right).
“The ultimate role of a firefighter is to…Continue
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(Photo Credits: Mark Tabay, Fresno City College, Public Information Officer).
As Fire Science Instructors and Fire Technology Directors, we are frequently asked by perspective fire academy candidates, "what fire academy should I attend?" Our response is usually a series of questions for the…Continue
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(Photo Credits: Top - Noah Berger, Lower Left: Matthew Henderson, Lower Right: Parra Photography).
Serving beyond their physical, mental and even emotional limits. Sleeping in the dirt or wherever they can find a spot untouched by the…Continue
Added by Christopher Baker on July 29, 2018 at 11:30pm — No Comments
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“The best tool for fire attack is your brain. The only limits to maximizing its effectiveness are the barriers you put in place. Be as aggressive in obtaining knowledge as you are in advancing an attack line.”…Continue
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“All that I am I owe, I live eternally in the red." – Dr. Carl Holmes
THE FUTURE FEMALE FIREFIGHTER
“I can’t help but tell you that it’s all about the…Continue
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(Photo Credits: B Shifter Magazine).
I recently attended a train-the-trainer class for a new…Continue
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(Photo Credits @MTLfirehousefitness IG)
“Fitness is 90% mental, 10% execution. The body cannot go where the mind does not believe.” – Captain Jim Moss…Continue
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Live from FDIC 2018: Day Five
The Value of Education in the Fire Service
“I have achieved a great deal in life through education.” – Dr.…Continue
Added by Christopher Baker on May 1, 2018 at 10:30pm — No Comments
It doesn’t matter if you are active or retired, career or volunteer, instructor or student.
“When one hurts. We all hurt. That’s who we are.” - Ryan Pennington
Thoughts and prayers for all the families and for the fire department family…Continue
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Building the Unbreakable Future Firefighter
“If you quit you will regret it for the rest of your life. Quitting never makes things easier.” – Admiral William H.…Continue
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The Future Firefighter: Episode 1724 show notes with Fire Chief Jacob McAfee from the Fresno City College - FCC Fire Academy.
“The bottom line in leadership isn't how far we advance ourselves but how far we advance others.” (Maxwell, 1998)…Continue
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I am excited to announce 'The Future Firefighter' - Fire Engineering Blog Talk Radio Show premiers in January of 2018! Please stay tuned for the…Continue
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