Training consists of a variety of methods including individual fire and EMS skills, company performance training and battalion drills in district – to name a few. In district battalion drills keep the crews within their response area while they train instead of driving to a central training location. This allows them to quickly respond to 911 calls in their area while still being able to train and improve their skills.
In addition the in-house training, opportunities are available from outside organizations all across the region. Courses range from firefighting skills, driver training, incident command, EMS and more. Below are two resources available to firefighters who are looking for training opportunities in and around the fire district and beyond: