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News March 2018 DFS Briefs

March 2018 DFS Briefs
  • Department of Fire Services
Firefighter of the Year

Heads of Fire Departments, once again, we are accepting nominations for the annual Firefighter of the Year Awards to honor outstanding acts of heroism and bravery as well as community service by Massachusetts firefighters on a rolling basis, so that you can forward a nomination at any time. Included in the DFS Briefs you will find the criteria and nomination form due by July 16, 2018 for incidents that took place in FY18.

In addition, the March DFS Briefs contains several training opportunities, information on how to view the course calendar in the Learning Management System (LMS), and public safety information on Mulch Fires.

Please be sure to avail yourself to all of the important information contained in the March DFS Briefs.

March 2018 DFS Briefs

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Department of Fire Services 

The Department of Fire Services provides training for firefighters, fire prevention, fire code enforcement, education to the general public, and oversees fire investigations through the Office of the State Fire Marshal. We support the fire service in the protection of life and property, promote and enhance firefighter safety, and provide fire service leadership through policy and legislation.