Make Plans to Attend

Make Plans to Attend this Open Forum to discuss issues facing Virginia’a Fire Service and meet Sonny Daniels, Assistant Secretary of Public Safety & Homeland Security! Pass on to others!

Dive Team Training Conference & Expo

Pass this on to your Dive Team Leaders. This Dive team training conference is unique. Every participant that attends a Course will leave with an ERDI certification. This is a WORKING/LIVE training conference. Follow the link for more information. The PSD Conference

HOMES FOR HEROES AND THE VIRGINIA STATE FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION PARTNER TO HELP FIREFIGHTERS AND OTHER FIRST RESPONDER PROFESSIONALS IN THEIR HOME SALE OR PURCHASE

Homes for Heroes and the Virginia State Firefighters Association (VSFA) have announced a partnership to help firefighter, EMS, and EMT professionals’ save when purchasing, selling, or refinancing a home. VSFA members, their families, and their first responder friends will be eligible to take advantage of the Hero Rewards program, which provides discounts, savings, and rewards on…

Heather Schafer Memorial Scholarship

The NVFC is accepting nominations for the Heather Schafer Memorial Scholarship. Four NVFC members will receive up to $1,500 to attend one of the NVFC’s training conferences in 2022. Learn more and submit your nominations by March 31 here: https://bit.ly/3HrXOKd

NVFC Train Strong Webinar

The NVFC is hosting a free webinar on March 10 to provide an overview of how liquid carbon dioxide can be used as an enhanced cleaning procedure for turnout gear. This method is more effective in removing contaminants and less harsh on the material than conventional cleaning procedures. Register: https://bit.ly/3BUjJsz

Rural Firehouses Burglarized

It has been brought to our attention that there have been a number of rural firehouses burglarized in Washington State, and that the thieves raided apparatus of critical tools and equipment.  To date, we are unaware of similar instances in Virginia, but am aware that dirtbags read the news, too, and those in our state…

Request Free Pipeline Security Training for Your Rural Community

The University of Findlay’s All Hazards Training Center is offering an 8-hour, tuition free training opportunity on behalf of The Center for Rural Development, the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. The purpose of this course is to bring together rural pipeline security stakeholders, including public safety representatives, to recognize pipeline security…