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Training opportunities - many of them free - are listed on the MSFCA Training Calendar
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2014 Fire Officer School
Photos from the annual school are now posted.
Fire Officer School Page
MnFAC 2014 Legislative Agenda
2014 Initiatives/Priorities - Progress Updates (as of March 6, 2014)
Legislative Updates Webpage
National Fire Academy - Mini NFA Weekend
Camp Ripley, MN - March 29 & 30, 2014
Tuition free; onsite lodging ($25/night) and food available
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Fire Service Positons Available
#1 - City of Mandan, North Dakota - Firefighter/EMT (hiring four)
#2 - Instructor – Fire Protection Technician Program @ Western Technical College
#3 - Fire Safety Sales - Stat-X-First Responder
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NEW ISSUE - MSFCA E-Newsletter - February 2014
2014 Pipeline Safety Awareness & Emergency Response Programs (Free - includes dinner)
There are 27 opportunities to attend this important training in a location close to you. The agenda will include: Pipeline purpose and reliability * Safety initiatives of pipeline companies * Damage prevention safe digging practices (811) * Products hazards and characteristics * Leak recognition and emergency response * Defining “high consequence areas” * An Animated incident scenario. The training includes dinner and a chance to ask questions.
Click Here for a List of All Class Locations and Dates
Minnesota-FirstNet Consultation Project Regional Kickoff Meetings
FirstNet is an independent entity under the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) that is tasked with building an interoperable, nationwide public safety broadband LTE network (NPSBN). Please see the invitation to a regional kickoff meeting for the Minnesota-FirstNet Consultation Project. The initial focus of the project is the collection of needs from state, county, city, local and tribal public safety agencies to guide the state’s consultation with FirstNet.
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MSFCA Legislative Committee - MnFAC 2014 Legislative Agenda
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2014 Governor’s Homeland Security and Emergency Management Conference
Now is the time to register for the 2014 Governor’s Homeland Security and Emergency Management Conference! The conference program brochure, schedule of events, and information for reserving rooms at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Brooklyn Center can be accessed at the following link: https://www.regonline.com/2014HSEMconf
2014 Fire Service Day at the Capitol
The Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association, Minnesota Professional Fire Fighters and the Minnesota State Fire Department Association’s Annual Legislative Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, March 12, 2014. Every off duty firefighter should try to attend.
Click for Registration Form - MS Word format
Click for Registration Form - Adobe Acrobat fillable form
Directions to the Labor and Professional Centre
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Kitchen Fire Demonstration Trailers
The Minnesota State Fire Chiefs Association’s Kitchen Fire Safety Trailers are stocked and ready for rental. Reservations for rentals may be taken by contacting one of the two host agencies. The trailers are rented on a first come first serve basis.
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Minnesota Fire Chiefs Assistance and Support Team Video
The MSFCA Emergency Management Committee has just released a video and what the Minnesota Fire Chiefs Assistance and Support Team (FAST) is about and how to become a member of the team. To view the short video, and/or to obtain more information on the team or for becoming a member of the team click on the links below.
Click for more information about the team Click to view the FAST video
Fallen Firefighter Memorial and Dedication Video