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Michael Ruby
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  • Archbold, OH
  • United States
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Michael Ruby updated their profile
Sep 29, 2020

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Lives in:
City of Bryan Fire Department
FF/ EMT/ Instructor/ Inspector
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Combination fire department
Top issues in your department:
"Thats the way we have always done it"
"We don't do that here"
"Truck was checked yesterday"
Professional Qualifications:
Ohio Certified Fire/EMS Instructor & Fire Inspector.
National Registered AEMT
HazMat Tech
Rope Rescue Tech
EVOC Instructor
Topics you provide training for:
Engine Company Operations
Rope Rescue
Live Fire
ICS in the rural setting
Pump Operations
Search and Rescue
Areas of expertise:
I don't claim any expretise in any given subject matter, I encourage young padawans to listen, learn, read, and gain as much knowledge as they can from taking additional classes, listening to podcasts, and learning from experienced smoke eaters about the job.
Started my adventure with attending vocational school for Fire and EMS, I have grown in experience and knowledge since then. First volunteered for York TWP ,a small department in Athens County, Oh. Then moved to NW Ohio a few years later and spent five years At Ridgeville TWP FD, in Henry County Ohio. Currently residing in Archbold Ohio, Part-time on call FF/ EMT for Archbold/ German TWP FD since 2011. In January of 2018 I committed to a full time FF/ EMT position with the City of Bryan FD, in Bryan Ohio. I have been blessed to have worked with some of the greatest leaders in those departments over the last 15 years. I continue to share the knowledge of the job with every class and rookie that will open their minds to change and forward progress.

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