Training and experience, in that order, is everything in protecting the life of a firefighter. But training isn’t just something that is necessary for a firefighter to prepare themselves for game day. Rather, training is one of the many places where we compete to be the best. It allows us to make an important statement about who we are, and not just how we play the game. It nurtures a healthy spirit of competition, and becomes a strong link between firefighters.
Training is a necessary component of the life a firefighter, fire officer and chief.