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February 2015 - Meeting

THURSDAY February 5, 2015 10:00am - 4:00pm Room: Carolina A/B
At the North Carolina Association of Fire Chiefs - Mid-Winter Conference
Embassy Suites and Concord Convention Center
Concord, NC
*Meeting/Lunch/Class will be:*
"Research... and the Challenges Associated with a HazMat Response".
Location Directions: Here
NCAFC Mid-Winter Conference Schedule:

Haz Mat Level 1 Responder INSTRUCTOR Online Requalification:
Posted on the OSFM Webbite:

It is listed under the Certification Section, with a drop down titled "Haz Mat Responder Requalification." Once you complete the online process, you will be able to print a certificate and provide it to any delivery agency for verification.
Instructors are required to complete this online requalification before teaching any classes after December 31, 2014.  The online requalification will posted through April 1, 2015. At this time, the new lesson plans and practical skill evaluations have not been posted.  They will be posted shortly and a notification will be sent via email. 
Thank you. 
North Carolina Department of Insurance
Office of State Fire Marshal

NC Association of Fire Chiefs - Mid-Winter Conference
The Embassy Suites and Concord Convention Center
February 4-8, 2015
Concord, NC.


NCAFC - 2015 Mid-Winter Conference Brief (Webpage)


Results from the 2014 Hazmat Challenge!

New NCAHMR Officers
Installed for 2014-15

Annual Meeting - July 25th, 2014
At the South Atlantic Fire/Rescue Expo (SAFRE)
10am in Room 202 - Raleigh Convention Center
Click HERE for details.

Thinking Ahead About Soil Fumigant Pesticides This Year ...
First Responder Guidelines - from N.C. Divison of Public Health: 
Pressure Railcar
 CSB News - Recent Chemical Emergencies 
NASH COUNTY - Shortly after 23:00 hours on January 25, Nash County 911 began receiving calls reporting flames coming from the roof of the bar and tavern known as the "Hard Luck Saloon" (formerly known as "Bachelors Tavern") located at 813 East Nash Street in the Spring Hope section of Nash County.
CHARLOTTE - Charlotte Ladder 32 was involved in a collision early Sunday morning.
NASH COUNTY - On Sunday December 7, Nash County 911 received a call reporting a farm house on fire on Halifax Road in the Dortches section of Red Oak. Fire units from Red Oak, West Mount and Nashville along with Nash County EMS units were dispatched.
MACON COUNTY - A Volunteer Firefighter was killed in an overnight fire at his residence.
ROCKY MOUNT - Rocky Mount firefighters along with mutual aid partners tackled a large fire at a recycling plant.
LELAND - Leland Fire Rescue has developed important life saving procedures should a firefighter experience a sudden cardiac arrest.
BEAUFORT - Authorities are executing a temporary evacuation Thursday morning of the Pine Street neighborhood following a suspected methamphetamines lab explosion at a structure on the street.
Join us at the 2015 SAFRE
Aug 12-15, 2015

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Kings Mountain, NC 28086, NC 28086