Chief Rumsey to Instruct Fire Training Courses
Edward C. Rumsey, for twenty-seven years chief of apparatus and high pressure water system in Detroit, Mich., has been appointed instructor in the use of fire equipment and apparatus and discussion leader in fire training conference. He is employed in cooperation with the Extension Service of the University of Michigan through the State Board of Control for Vocational Education.
Chief Rumsey’s job as instructor entails setting up instructional training courses in the larger fire departments, holding educational conferences on fire problems, and offering his services as a consultant on particular problems in the community. He will do this on an itinerant program, starting with twenty cities. His services will also be utilized in connection with the fire college and firemen’s training conference.