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  1. FDIC 2012 Workshop Deals with Leading in Volunteer/Combination Departments

    Online Articles

    Tue, 17 Apr 2012

    workshop, "Leading in Volunteer/ Combination Departments ." The 40-year veteran of the ..... Fire Rescue, a 750-member combination department , was co-presenter. The need ..... Promoting the plan to transition to a combination department requires obtaining buy-in from

  2. $1.5 million online training grant for U.S. volunteer, combination departments

    Online Articles

    Thu, 21 Aug 2008

    to the men and women who are part of a volunteer and combination department , and who sacrifice their lives every day to protect ..... TargetSafety because of its significance to volunteer and combination departments ' online training programs. This online training is

  1. Succession Planning in Volunteer and Combination Departments

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 19 Aug 2014

    internal restructuring was initiated to accommodate a combination department structure. Once this restructuring was complete, the ..... Cheshire administrators to initiate the conversion to a combination department . The conversion would first address the department

  2. Firefighter Training: Where's the Cavalry? Training on Fire Response with Limited Staffing

    Online Articles

    Thu, 1 May 2014

    Limited Manpower address the problems of volunteer and combination departments that, of necessity, often have skeleton crews initially ..... 31-slide PowerPoint. The program is presented by combination department Chief Scott Alderman, a past president of the North

  3. Register for Thursday's Webinar on Transitioning from Volunteer to Combination Department

    Online Articles

    Wed, 21 Sep 2011

    the challenges of transitioning from a volunteer to a combination department . Many departments across the nation are dealing with ..... station and responded to less than 100 calls a year to a combination department running out of four stations with 15 full-time, seven

  4. TRANSITION TO A COMBINATION DEPARTMENT

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Sep 2006

    BY JACK CASNER Transitioning from an all-volunteer to a combination department is one of the most difficult decisions a department can make. However, in many cases, it’s the correct one and usually is

  5. Volunteer Firefighting: VA Volunteer Firefighters Threaten to Leave Stations

    Online Articles

    Tue, 30 Jul 2013

    career and volunteer firefighters can sometimes be contentious. For more on combination fire departments, consider TRANSITION TO A COMBINATION DEPARTMENT and FDIC 2012 Workshop Deals with Leading in Volunteer/ Combination Departments .

  6. THE CAREER/VOLUNTEER RELATIONSHIP

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 May 1997

    out there, but when combination departments are formed, we usually ..... make a newly formed combination department work. Analyzing and ..... organizations. THE SOLUTION: A COMBINATION DEPARTMENT How can we help maintain ..... make a newly formed combination department work for the sake of

  7. The Poltiics of Safety

    Video

    Mon, 7 Mar 2011

    what about the other standards out there, for volunteer and combination departments ? There's NFPA 1720, and in my opinion, it harms volunteer and combination department . The fire does not discriminate between a volunteer and a career

    Combination Department found at 14:12

    higher. But what about the other standards out there, for volunteer and combination departments ? There's NFPA 1720, and in my opinion, it harms volunteer and combination department . The fire does not discriminate between a volunteer and a career fire fighter. It will kill and injure, just the same. But
  8. Today's Debate: Combination Companies--Results/Comments

    Online Articles

    Tue, 26 Feb 2002

    Yes. I work for a combination department of 24 career FF and ..... and the list goes on. Combination departments have been a great assets ..... their neighbor, the combination department will soon become history ..... involvement with two different combination departments ) leaves me of the opinion