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OMFPOA Executive Members have been assigned Chapters.

By Delbert Blakney | February 14, 2019

In order to facilitate better communications between the OMFPOA Executive and the individual Chapters, Executive…

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CAFI South Central Ontario Chapter 006 Spring Seminar Tuesday May 28th and Wednesday May 29th, 2019

By Delbert Blakney | February 14, 2019

To see full details click here.   Where: Fire and Emergency Services Training Institute (FESTI)…

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63rd ANNUAL OMFPOA SYMPOSIUM Sponsorship Application

By Delbert Blakney | February 14, 2019

Interested in attending the 2019 Symposium in Durham Region this June?  Any Ontario Municipal Fire…

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How to Develop a Seniors Program in Your Community

By Delbert Blakney | February 1, 2019

Issue 177, January 31, 2019 Dear Fire Chief, Public Educator, Fire Prevention Officer: Training Session:…

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OFLSE’s ‘Enough is enough. No more barn fires!’ campaign

By Delbert Blakney | January 16, 2019

‘Each year, barn fires rack up millions of dollars in loss and take the lives…

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ULC Update – Window Sprinkler Systems

By Delbert Blakney | January 16, 2019

ULC 2018-05 Bulletin announced that it would be withdrawing ULC/ORD-C263 which OBC 3.1.8.18. allows sprinkler…

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Barrie Fire is pleased to launch their Holiday Safety Video

By Delbert Blakney | December 21, 2018

While fire can happen anywhere at any time, it most often strikes when people are…

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Bill 57 Results in Changes to the FPPA regarding “Two Hatters” and “Arbitration”

By Delbert Blakney | December 14, 2018

For additional information click here and review schedule 18.

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2019 Symposium – Request for Speakers and Topics

By Delbert Blakney | November 8, 2018

Following is some preliminary information regarding the 2019 Symposium.   We are requesting suggestions for topics…

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Changes to Ontario Law – Certification Requirements

By Delbert Blakney | October 20, 2018

Ontario has repealed the Fire Fighter Certification regulation effective October 5, 2018.   https://toronto.citynews.ca/video/2018/10/09/pc-government-axes-certification-program-for-fire-inspectors/

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Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week

By Delbert Blakney | October 20, 2018

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week is just around the corner! The Hawkins Gignac Act, 2013 proclaims…

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Barrie and Cornwall Fire Departments team up to produce a Fire Prevention Video.

By Delbert Blakney | October 9, 2018

It wouldn’t be fire prevention week without a musical video. Barrie Fire & Emergency Services…

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