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Training Opportunity NFPA 1033

Eastern Ontario Association of Fire Investigators Training Opportunity NFPA 1033 Qualifications for Fire Investigators “Session 3 – Part 1 of 2” Topic: NFPA 1033 – 16 Topics Explained An overview of NFPA 1033 16 required topics and how they are used in fire investigations. Participants: All those who are currently involved or new in fire…

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Residential Fire Sprinkler Symposium – Ottawa November 13th

Ottawa Fire Services shall be hosting on residential fire sprinklers on 13 November. Details and registration can be found at the link below: https://www.oafc.on.ca/event/going-flow-fire-sprinkler-symposium-2019 We are looking forward to dispelling the many myths about these essential life safety systems and present up to date information and resources on how these can benefit your community. This…

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MMHA guidebook on secondary units in existing homes.

This guidebook was developed with input from the Large Municipal Chief Building Officials Group, Ontario Building Officials Association and the Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs. https://news.ontario.ca/mma/en/2019/09/ontario-taking-further-action-to-build-more-housing.html https://files.ontario.ca/mmah-adding-a-second-unit-in-an-existing-house-en.pdf

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Municipality of Middlesex Centre is Hiring a Fire Prevention and Training Officer

The strength in Middlesex Centre lies with its people. The population of the community consists of both long-term residents and more recent arrivals. There are farmers and commuters, young families and retirees. The residents of Middlesex Centre are a diverse demographic, and the key factor in the lively community environment of Middlesex Centre. Middlesex Centre…

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OMFPOA Fire Prevention and Public Education Grant Winners!

OMFPOA Fire Prevention and Public Education Grant On behalf of the OMFPOA Executive I would like to congratulate County of Brant Fire Department, Cambridge Fire Department and Gananoque Fire Department on their successful application for the 2019 OMFPOA Fire Prevention and Public Education Grant! This was the inaugural offering of this grant and the OMFPOA…

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Fire Prevention Officer – Probationary

Exciting things are happening at the City of Brampton. Take a look at what employees are working on related to our Term of Council Priorities moving us forward towards The Brampton 2040 Vision. Are you invested in community building?  Are you able to critically think and problem solve your way through a challenge within a…

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Enforcement News

Burks Falls Fire Department was successful in provincial court this week with fines for first offences totalling $30,000 plus costs for charges against 2293398 Ontario Inc. and 2539943 Ontario Inc. related to failing to comply with inspection orders issued against a care and treatment facility operating in Armour Township. Additionally the presiding Justice of the…

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22nd Annual Golf Classic “Swing into Fire Prevention Week Event.”

On Thursday October 3rd  2019 the Niagara Regional Fire Chiefs Association (NRFCA) is holding its 22nd Annual Golf Classic “Swing into Fire Prevention Week Event.” We cannot express enough how much we appreciate your participation and sponsorship!!!  It is organizations like yourselves that make our event the success it is!  We strongly encourage you to…

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