Training Division

Responsibilities


The Training Division is responsible for training, safety, recruitment, hiring, the Fire Academy and specialized and certification classes.

Training Captains


There are currently three on-shift training captains and one weekday training captain. These captains conduct training for new hires and monthly continuing education classes in fire, technical rescue and EMS.

Safety Team


The Safety Team has three assistant safety officers assigned to shifts. They conduct annual fitness testing, mask fit testing, hearing test, accident/injury investigations, and incident scene safety.

Recruitment and Hiring


Recruitment/Hiring activities include school career fairs and job fairs and advertising, testing, interviewing and selecting employees for the Fire Operations Division.