Member’s Family Requesting Assistance

This was received from our former Secretary, Dickie Atkins regarding his Great Grand-Son, Liam. This past week Briant’s grandson and my great-grandson was diagnosed with leukemia on his third birthday. One hell of a birthday present. We have set up a GoFundMe account to help my grand daughter and her husband through this difficult time. Liam is…

Paul Conway Shields is now Conway Shield

(New Berlin, WI) Paul Conway Shields has rebranded and changed its name to Conway Shield. The change is in response to growth in the law enforcement industry and an expansion of the products and services offered by the company. Go to Conway Shield  

NFPA Releases New Standard for Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response

New podcast from CRR Radio – NFPA 3000 CRR Radio from The Vision 20/20 Project has a new podcast focusing on the provisional standard just released, NFPA 3000 Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response Program. Only the second provisional standard in NFPA’s history, this underscores the urgency and need for this standard in today’s world. In this…

VDFP Schedules Branch/Stakeholders Meetings

Opportunity to meet with VDFP Division Chefs and  Executive Leadership August 15-16 in Chilhowie at Division 4 Office 1169 East Lee Hwy, Chilhowie. Stakeholder Meeting on August 15 at 6pm at Div 4 Office October 24-25 in Farmville 124 N. South Street, Farmville. Stakeholder Meeting on October 24 at 6pm at Div 3 Office December 5-6 in Glen Allen 1005 Technology Park Dr, Glen…

Tidewater Community College

            Fall 2018 Classes begin August 20th for first 8 week classes October 17th for second 8 week classes September 17th for 12 week classes First 8 Weeks FST 210 Legal Considerations (Chesapeake FD Admin Office Classroom) FST 215 Fire Protection Systems (Virginia Beach Campus) Second 8 Weeks FST 235…