Friday, January 22, 2010

Hazmat Train the Trainer

WSP is offering a Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations level train the trainer class March 3, 4 & 5 in Arlington. Your turn to play Mr Wizzard! Let the trainig office know if you are interested.

Thursday, January 7, 2010

IFSAC Firefighter 2

The 2010 Firefighter 2 class schedule has been posted on The classroom portion has been slightly reduced to allow for a weekend at North Bend. You can register for the class online or contact the training office.

Instructor 1 (sort of)

A two day class on instructional skills, part of an IFSAC Instructor 1 presentation, is scheduled for April 17 & 18. Lt. Marybeth O'Leary of Snohomish Fire & Rescue will work with students on classroom and drill ground presentation skills.
Later, a skills workshop in which participants will help each other further develop instructional skills will be followed by a test prep class. The whole process leading to an IFSAC Instructor certification. The schedule details will be worked out with the participants. This will be a great workshop for new and currently certified instructors.

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

FIrst Aid

Thanks again to last night's patient patients. Thanks are also due to Lainey Volk, Debbie Grimes and Elizabeth Taylor for the great moulage work.

Hydro Testing

The older SCBA bottles will be going to the mainland for hydrostatic testing over the coming weeks. All the apparatus will be kept in service, but there may not be spare bottles in the bunker washer room. Conserve air!