Fire & life safety educators, classroom teachers, people who work with elders: Save the Date! September 29-30, 2014
Check out the DFS Facebook page to see pictures from last year's conference.
The Department of Fire Services will host the 20th annual Fire & Life Safety Education Conference on September 29-30, 2014. The theme for this two-decade anniversary conference is: Destination SAFE! Fire & Life Safety Education for All Ages. Classroom teachers, nurses, firefighters, school resource officers, people who work with older adults and injury prevention experts will gather at the Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center for two days of training and skill development in 30 workshops and four general sessions. Email Cynthia.Ouellette@state.ma.us with the word “Conference” in the subject line to receive the upcoming conference registration brochure.
Nominations are now being accepted for the Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year Award. The award recognizes individuals or teams for their commitment to making our world safer from fire and other preventable injuries. We are looking for people who make a difference and who demonstrate leadership, teamwork, creativity, vision and perseverance.
Do you know someone who has made a difference and deserves to be recognized? Let us know who and why!