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  • Carlisle, NY
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How Many Things Can You Find That Bother You?
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I was thinking this past weekend as I sat and waited for numerous parades to kick off, I know that thinking is dangerous, especially in todays fire service but hey;  I thought I would give it a try! …Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Arthur Garcia Jun 2, 2011.

Whats in Your Firefighter I and II Curriculum?
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I have been discussing this in my department with a few members that think they are qualified as interior firefighters, yet they dont have even Firefighter I training.  They feel that Essentials of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Bricault (ret) May 19, 2011.

Scene Size-Up Issues
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Hello everyone, im a long time reader of both the magazine and these forums but this is my first post.  I would like to get everyones input on the size-up they do at emergency scenes, especially…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dan Rice May 13, 2011.


Captain, Carlisle Fire Department.

Profile Information

Lives in:
Carlisle, NY
Carlisle Fire Department
Captain/Firefighter II
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Volunteer fire department
Top issues in your department:
Training, water supply ops, budget restraints, gear.
Professional Qualifications:
Firefighter II, Nationaly Certified Fire Investigator, Haz-Mat Technician, Codes Enforcement Officer, Health and Safety Officer.
Tons of certs, just ask and I will tell you rather than type them all out!!! LOL
Topics you provide training for:
Firefighting, Haz-Mat, rescue, safety ops.
Areas of expertise:
Fire Attack, Extrication, Haz-Mat, Codes Enforcement.
I am a 22 year veteran of the fire service serving in my fourth department due to numerous family relocations. I am married and have a wonderfull 4 year old daughter who is my life. I currently serve as Captain proudly, and try to learn something new everyday. I work for NYS as a Fire Inspector and love my job!!

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At 8:41am on May 17, 2011, Mike France said…
Yes Know the Chief very well , sorry to see him retire, But the New Chief is a great guy also,Be safe

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