Warden’s training dates 2020

“The Division of Forests & Lands is postponing the Spring Warden Training Sessions scheduled through March and April. Please note that this decision is not one which was made lightly. We are mindful of the impact this has on you and will re-evaluate scheduling these courses for later in the year and will send additional information as we have updates. “

Wildland Firefighting Academy June 6th-9th

For anyone interested in attending the Wildland Firefighting Academy, the applications are due by May 20th, 2019 .

This academy is designed to increase the level of knowledge and skills of mid-level firefighters.  The courses include training in the application of Leadership, Rick Management and Communications Skills.  Click Here for more information.

Upcoming meetings and training

Meetings generally take place on the fourth Wednesday of each month, from March through November, with the November meeting taking place on the third Wednesday.  The meetings move from town to town throughout Carroll County. All are welcome and you need not be a Fire Warden, Deputy Warden or Firefighter and you need not even be from Carroll County!

3/22/2019 Annual Wardens/Deputy Warden Training at Conway Fire Station 6:30 pm -10:00 pm   FMI: https://www.nhdfl.org/DRED/media/Documents/Forest%20Protection/2019-Spring-Training-Announcement.pdf

3/27/2019 meeting and dinner at Rivers Edge Restaurant at Indian Mound Golf Course, Route 16B Ossipee 6:30 pm

4/24/2019 meeting and dinner at the Wildcat Inn and Tavern in Jackson 6:30 pm. RSVP to ccffwa@gmail.com is appreciated

5/15/2019 Joint meeting and dinner with Strafford County Wardens at Milton Fire Dept 6:30 pm (note the date change)

7/24/2019 (tentative) meeting and family picnic at White Lake State Park 6:00 pm

9/25/2019 meeting and dinner at North Conway Fire Department 6:30 pm

10/23/19 meeting and dinner, location TBD  6:30 pm

11/20/2019 Annual Awards meeting and dinner at Tuftonboro Fire Department, central station 6:30 pm

Warden’s Training’s 2018


Agency Updates ~ Budget, Legislation, Staffing, Name Change, Tower Capital Improvement, Fire Weather, Online Fire Permits (success stories), FFP/FEPP
Fire Permit Laws and Regulation
Technology: Drone Use—Awareness on Wildfires
Lesson learned—2017 Dilly Fire, North Woodstock

March 22 ~ Concord — Fire Standards & Training 9:00am – 12:00pm
Evening Sessions: 6:30pm — 9:30 pm
¨March 20~ Rumney, Russell Elementary School
¨ March 22~ Woodsville, Clifford Mem. Building — 65 S. Court St. (Rt. 135)
¨ March 26 ~ Milford Fire Department
¨ March 27 ~ Wilmot Fire Department
¨ March 28~ Keene, Southwest Fire MA training room
¨ March 28~ Barnstead Fire Department
¨ March 28~ Tuftonboro Fire Department
¨ March 29~ Lancaster, North Country Resource Center
¨ March 29 ~ Plainfield Fire Department
¨ April 2 ~ Bow, New FD/PD, across the street from the old Station
¨ April 3~ Colebrook Fire Department
¨ April 4~ North Conway Fire Department
¨ April 4~ Brentwood Fire Department
¨ April 5~ Lempster Fire Department
¨April 17 ~ Farmington Fire Department

Phone: 603-271-2214
E-mail: fire.training@dred.nh.gov

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