From our own Chief Caughey

Chief Caughey's article "Passion or Bullying? Social Media in the Fire Service" was featured in National Volunteer Fire Council in April 2019.  

From our own Chief Caughey

Chief Caughey's article "Fognail Applications in the Rural Environment" was featured in Firehouse Magazine June 1, 2017 issue.  

Acquired Structure Test Burn: Fognail use on attic fires

In 2018, Poudre Fire Authority and Laramie County Fire District #2 tested attic fires and fog nails. This is the video showing the results of an acquired structure burn performed to demonstrate the effectiveness and use of the Fognail.

From Chief Caughey and Operations Chief Muzquiz

Chief Jason Caughey, Manny Muzquiz, & Nick Siemen's article "Incorporating Technology into Training" was featured in Firehouse Magazine April 1, 2018 issue.  

Wyoming Fire Training Division

The Division of Fire Service Training is responsible for assisting local governments in improving the levels of education and training standards for local firefighters and emergency responders.

Federal Emergency Management Agency

FEMA works in collaboration with the whole community to provide training in support of the NIMS Training Program. The Preparedness Branch coordinates EMI’s NIMS training efforts with the National Integration Center (NIC) to integrate NIMS doctrine and training with whole community needs.

Blue Card Command

The Incident Command Certification Program is designed to first instruct, train and then evaluate and certify Fire Dept. Officers who serve in the role of Incident Commander that supervise and manage emergency and hazard zone operations for every day, local NIMS Type 4 and Type 5 events.

National Wildfire Coordinating Group

The National Wildlfire Coordinating Group provides resources for wildland online training.


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Into the Fire

The Nature of Things with David Suzuki looks at the science behind the flames in the new documentary "Into the Fire" playing Sunday November 5, 2017 on CBS

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