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Posted: Sep 19, 2019

WFAS: Board Member Elections & Information

 

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Posted: Sep 18, 2019

Coast Guard, others team up for active shooter drill Saturday on Bainbridge Island

It’s only a drill. This time. U.S. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound, as well as other state and local agencies, are scheduled to hold an active shooter drill at the Washington State Ferries Eagle Harbor Maintenance Facility from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 21. Nearby residents and community members around the facility and surrounding waterway should expect a large number of first responders, equipment, sirens and simulated gunfire.
- PUB DATE: 9/18/2019 2:17:44 AM - SOURCE: Bainbridge Island Review
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Posted: Sep 18, 2019

Agreement reached between hospital, North and Central Whidbey fire districts

After months of negotiating, North and Central Whidbey fire districts have reached agreements to continue longstanding deals with the hospital for ambulance staffing. During discussions, Whidbey-Health considered ending the inter-local contracts with both districts, which would have resulted in a significant loss in revenue for the fire departments.
- PUB DATE: 9/18/2019 1:45:28 AM - SOURCE: Whidbey News-Times
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7 Oct 2019 WFAS ANNUAL CONFERENCE 10/7/2019 - 10/9/2019
OCTOBER 7-9, 2019
ALDERBROOK RESORT, UNION, WA


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The conference is currently sold out. Contact the office at 360.352.0161 to be added to the waitlist.


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12 Oct 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Skamania EMS 10/12/2019

EVIP 3.0 has been streamlined to make better use of your time.  Highlights of this revised program are:

~Updated, Easy to use PowerPoint Slide Program

~Rodeo Forms and Checklists

~Clarification on Continuing Education and Re-certification Requirements


As part of the T-t-T course students will receive the newest EVIP program disk and all needed materials to immediately implement.

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19 Oct 2019 EVIP 3.0 Regional Training Class - Spokane County Fire District 9 10/19/2019

EVIP 3.0 has been streamlined to make better use of your time.  Highlights of this revised program are:

~Updated, Easy to use PowerPoint Slide Program

~Rodeo Forms and Checklists

~Clarification on Continuing Education and Re-certification Requirements


As part of the T-t-T course students will receive the newest EVIP program disk and all needed materials to immediately implement.

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12 Nov 2019 NO SECRETS: LABOR MANAGEMENT SYMPOSIUM 2019 11/12/2019 - 11/14/2019
November 12-14th, 2019
Hotel RL, Olympia, WA

The Washington Fire Chiefs and the Washington State Council of Fire Fighters proudly announce the 2019 No Secrets Labor-Management Symposium. Join us at the Hotel RL Olympia for this jointly-sponsored seminar and explore ways to strengthen the relationship between management and labor in your department. Come and learn about facing the issues we all face—together. For those who need or have yet to establish a solid working relationship, this is a place to take that first step.

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4 Dec 2019 2019 WFC Fall Leadership Seminar 12/4/2019 - 12/5/2019
Employment Best Practices for Fire and HR Executives

Location: 
Gallery Room in the Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Dr, Richland, WA 99352

Dates: December 4-5, 9am-3pm

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