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Training

On-duty crews train on a variety of fire related topics daily.Part-time firefighters train a minimum of twice monthly and are able to attend regular training sessions daily if desired.Ten firefighters are certified as instructors and provide training for the department.A new firefighter must receive a minimum of 150 hours (IFSAC-Firefighter I) of training to become certified and must complete 20 hours of refresher training annually.Career firefighters are all trained at the initial 400 hour level (IFSAC-Firefighter II) and must receive 100 hours of training annually to maintain their certification.In addition to fire training, all career firefighters and some of the part-time firefighters are medically licensed and must receive additional EMS training.

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