April 2012 - DFS Briefs
The April edition of the DFS Briefs contains many upcoming training opportunities including – Fire Safety House Orientation, Wildfire Air Operations, Rail Safety, Fire Mobilization Task Force Leaders and Hearings Officers trainings. Also included is the DFS Electrical Fire Safety pamphlet in preparation for National Electrical Safety Month in May.
May 1-6, 2012 is also National Arson Awareness Week and the U.S. Fire Administration has selected Preventing Youth Firesetting. Click on http://www.usfa.fema.gov/fireservice/subjects/arson/arson_awareness.shtm to see their materials. There are two conferences in Massachusetts in May on juvenile firesetting. The 6th annual Northeast Juvenile Firesetting Conference on May 10-12 sponsored by the Brandon School. For registration or schedule information http://www.brandonschool.org/pathways/ The second is the International Association of Arson Investigators Massachusetts Chapter Seminar May 30-June 1.
This Month's Highlights - Quick Links
- Sprinkler SAFE House Orientation
- Massachusetts Multi-Agency Forest Fire Control Wildfire Air Operations file size 2MB
- New England Rail Safety Exercise
- Statewide Fire Mobilization for Task Force Leader Training
- Municipal Hearings Officer Training
- 2nd Annual Tactical Operations Symposium
Public Education Information
Print DFS Briefs for April 2012 file size 3MB