Tradition. Pride. Dedication. Self-sacrifice. These are some of the reasons we embark on a career, volunteer or paid, in the fire service. If your department holds these values essential, then I applaud you. I have unfortunately experienced first hand, by seasoned members, an absence of ownership, lack of mentoring, and general disregard toward the enthusiasm of the upcoming generation.
Sadly this occurs at any level in the fire service. For example a senior member or…Continue
Added by Lou Comenale on May 23, 2015 at 5:44pm — No Comments
Milwaukee, Louver, Rochester Peak, Syracuse, Tee Pee Cut.
What is right for us?
I had the opportunity to attend FDIC the past month and was fortunate enough to take the eight hour HOT class Urban Essentials. If you ever get the chance to go to Indianapolis for FDIC take Urban Essentials, lots of skills that you can take back to your home department and implement. At Urban Essentials one of Milwaukee’s finest truck companies…Continue
Added by Lou Comenale on May 3, 2015 at 6:16pm — No Comments