Fire Schools and Seminars
California Fire Chiefs’ Association—Calif. Fire Service Academy Courses: Fire Management I, Jan. 7-12; Fire Command II, Jan. 14-19; Fire Prevention II, Jan. 28-Feb. 2. For further information, contact Robert Fletcher, Sec.Treas., Florin F.D., P.O. Box 28002, Sacramento, Calif. 95828.
Connecticut State Fire School—Weekend Classes: Fundamentals of Automatic Sprinklers II, Jan. 6; Fire Fighting Tactics I and II, Jan 13-14, 20-21; Waterflow Calculations ISO, Jan. 20—21; Fire Instructor Methods, Jan. 27-28, Feb. 3-4,10. For further information, contact William S. Porter, State Fire Administrator, Commission on Fire Prevention and Control, 294 Colony Street, Meriden, Conn. 06450.
Denver Fire Department and the National Fire Academy: Advanced Arson Seminar, Jan. 29-Feb. 2. For further information, contact Lt. James D. Persichitte, Denver Fire Department, 745 W. Colfax Ave., Denver, Colo. 80204.
Florida Fire Service Training Improvement Conference, Jan. 23-Jan. 26. To be held at the Florida State Fire College, Ocala, Fla. Registration is $25.00, and pre-registration is required. For further information, contact Bourbon Rouse, Sec.-Treas., FFSTIC, 2815 Salzedo Street, Coral Gables, Fla. 33134.
Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute—National Staff and Command School: Jan. 27-Feb. 4. To be held at the University of Maryland’s Adult Education Center, College Park. Intensive nine-day course designed for chief fire officers and administrators. For further information, contact Jesse V. Jackson, Coordinator, National Staff and Command School, Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute, College Park, Md. 20742.
The National Hazards Control Institute: Hazardous Materials Seminar—Jan. 4-5, Richmond, VA.; Jan. 8-9, Syracuse, N.Y.; Jan. 10-11, Boston, Mass.; Jan. Ill 2, Cleveland, OH.; Jan. 17 18, Northern, N.J.; Jan. 18-19, Chicago, III.; Jan. 22-23, Minneapolis, Minn.; Jan. 24-25, Pittsburgh, Pa.; Jan. 25-26, Milwaukee, Wise.; Jan. 30-31, Hartford, Conn. For further information, contact Lynn Whittier, NHCI, Division of Starson Corp., P.O. Box 133, Stanton, N.J. 08885.
New Jersey State Fire College: Winter Lecture Series—Fire and Arson Investigation; Jan. 20, Southern Area; Jan. 27, Central Area; Feb. 3, Central Area; Feb. 10, Northern Area; Feb. 17, Northern Area. For further information, contact August G. Brummer, Director Industrial and Fire Division, N.J. State Safety Council, 50 Park Place, Suite 820, Newark, N.J. 07102.
New York State Academy of Fire Science: Introduction to Fire Inspection Course, Jan. 6-7; Introduction to Fire Department Administration, Jan. 6-7; Department of Mental Hygiene, Jan. 8-26; Training Officer Workshop I, Jan. 16-18; Fire Inspection Practices, Jan. 20-21; Introduction to Fire Inspection II, Jan. 27-28; Introduction to Fire Department Administration II, Jan. 27-28. For further information, contact Donald B. Dymes, Supervisor of Academy Programs, New York State Academy of Fire Science, Box K. Montour Falls, N.Y. 14865.
Texas A&M University—Recruit Training Schools: Class No. 26, Jan. 8-Mar. 2; Class No. 27, Apr. 16-June 1. For further information, contact David White, Coordinator, Recruit Training School, Fire Protection Training Division, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, Tx. 77843.