Posted June 8, 2016
Adjunct Instructor Hiring Announcement
The Virginia Department of Fire Programs (VDFP) is seeking part-time adjunct instructors to provide high quality fire service training in accordance with agency, state, federal and National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) regulations and as assigned by VDFP.
The purpose of this position includes assisting with the implementation of course curriculum and lesson plans. Provide course registration and administration; assisting with and providing computer-aid, instruction and testing. Setting up classrooms, field, and practical skills training. Assisting with the reproduction and distribution of course materials; supervision of the daily operations of a large training program and practical skills training that support student learning. This work should be developed in a broad range programmatic manner to meet the needs of a diverse student population.
This is a continuous open recruitment for Subject Matter Experts in the following disciplines:
• Digital Combustion & Simulation • Traffic Incident Management • Technical Rescue • Officer Series • Instructor Series • Driver Operator Series • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Employee Relations • Community Risk Reduction/Life Safety Public Educators • Mental Health Instructors
Positions are available in multiple locations throughout Virginia: Glen Allen, Culpeper, Farmville, Chilhowie, Hampton, Roanoke and Fairfax
The link to the position is listed below for your convenience: Click here. If you are interested in this opportunity, you are strongly encouraged to apply.
Rescue Week October 2016
The Virginia Department of Fire Programs will be hosting a Rescue Week on October 3rd thru October 7th, 2016.
A $10.00 per day registration fee will be required for all participants. Lunch will be provided on site each day to all students.
Please click here to view more information about the VDFP Rescue Week 2016.
Please click here to view payment information for the VDFP Rescue Week 2016.
Rescue Challenge 2016
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Posted January 21st, 2015
This Week in Richmond - Blue Ridge PBS
Melvin Carter, Executive Director of the Virginia Department of Fire Programs recently appeared on “This Week in Richmond.” You can view the full interview here.
Guests: Melvin Carter & Jay Poole
Posted September 26th, 2014
Micro Business Certification available for certified SWaM vendors
Dear Certified SWaM Business Owners,
Effective October 1, 2014, all state purchases under $10,000 shall be set aside for micro-businesses when the price quoted is fair and resonable. As a certified Small Business by the Department, your company might qualify to be a "Micro Business".
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