This past weekend (May 25-26 2013) 5 members of the Norman’s Cove-Long Cove Volunteer Fire Department, traveled to central Newfoundland to participate in the annual fire school. Fire and Emergency Services Newfoundland and Labrador in conjunction with area fire departments hosts this event. It allows volunteer fire fighters to gain access to valuable training.
This Past weekend members participated in 2 training courses. SCBA – Self Contained Breathing Apparatus Training (Cecil Warren), and Marine Fire Fighting for Land Based Fire Fighters (Samantha Newhook, Michael Williams, Gerald Bond, and Corey Hudson). The information learnt at these events will be brought back to all members and used in in house training programs.