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FIRE COMMISSION / MAINE CHIEFS TRAINING FACILITY PLAN & SURVEY



! SPECIAL NOTICE !


  • Information For Primary Care Provider Performing Cancer Presumption Screening Exam - (listed 5/9/2016)
    View Details PDF FILE
  • RE: Firefighting Foam Discharges to the Waters of the State of Maine - (listed 7/16/2015)
    DEP Letter to MFCA PDF FILE

UPCOMING EVENTS


  • The Northeast Forest Fire Protection Compact is hosting a fire prevention workshop in Mystic, CT Dec 6 - 8, 2016 and would like to invite members of the MFCA to participate. We have partnered with the Mid-Atlantic Forest Fire Protection Compact for this event and anticipate 100 - 150 Wildfire Prevention Specialists, Firefighters, Firewise Community Representatives, Community Planners and Foresters to attend. Our speakers range from a US Forest Service fire historian and a local Fire Chief from Mashpee, MA, to a IBHS research scientist talking about preventing home ignitions and several Wildland Fire Prevention Specialists talking about Firewise landscaping tips.
    For more information, see the link below or contact Forest Ranger Specialist Kent Nelson at kent.nelson@maine.gov or 287-4989.
    Details (site)

TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES



Education

  • Kaplan University - Maine Campuses: Online Degree Programs in Fire Science and Emergency Management (listed 7/13/2012)
    Details PDF FILE

F Y I


  • The Maine Fire Protection Services Commission: Final Report to Examine and Develop a Statewide Strategy for the Delivery of Fire and Emergency Medical Services Education and Training through the Maine Community College System (listed 2/5/2016)
    View Report PDF FILE
  • Maine Fire Chiefs' Association Strategic Plan: 2016-2017 (listed 1/27/2016)
    View Strategic Plan Here PDF FILE
  • Bureaus of Air Quality Control and Remediation and Waste Management Guidelines for Compliance with Maine Department of Environmental Protection Rules on Open Burning and Solid Waste Management as Applied to Live Fire Instruction and Training Activities - (listed 1/4/2016)
    Details & Checklist PDF FILE
  • Maine Fire Chiefs Association Federal Property Acquisition - (listed 12/22/2015) The program to acquire Excess Federal property through the Maine Fire Chiefs is in place. In order for Departments to get equipment, we have established a process for screening and freezing items.
    Details & List of Screeners PDF FILE
  • OSHA construction confined space standard - (listed 12/10/2015)
    View Here (site)
  • OSHA’s current policy regarding first aid; this includes response time (listed 12/10/2015)
    View Here (site)
  • Report of the Working Group to Develop Solutions to Meet the Needs for Municipal Volunteers - (listed 12/9/2015)
    Details PDF FILE
  • USDA is offering Rural Developement Community Facility Grant Programs - (listed 5/23/2015)
    Info & Details PDF FILE
  • MFCA Statement of Support for the Guard & Reserve (listed 11/12/2014)
    Full Letter PDF FILE
  • Warden's Report is Offering Communities Free Online Burning Permits!! (listed 7/24/2014)
    About the Warden's Report (site)
  • Lighthouse Uniform Company: Bereavement Uniform Program "Taking Care of Those Who took Care of Us" (listed 10/22/2013) The Bereavement Dress Uniform Program exists to ensure every emergency service provider is afforded the honor and every emergency service provider's family has the opportunity to bury their loved one in a dress uniform, at no cost to the family.
    Details (site)
  • Letter from M&M FIRE CONSULTING INC. on the new ISO grading policy. (listed 6/4/2013)
    Read Letter PDF FILE


Some of the above files are in PDF format: