Quarterly Training and Business Meetings

SC State Firefighters’ Association
Quarterly Training & Business Meeting 

The Training was held virtually on Oct 28, 2020

The recorded presentations are posted below.

It’s Worth the Risk – Batt Chief Curt Isakson (Escambia County Fire Rescue, Florida) 

Water on the Fire – Batt Chief Curt Isakson (Escambia County Fire Rescue, Florida) 

Think Like an Incident Commander – Deputy Chief Thomas Dunne (ret -FDNY) 

Don’t Believe the Hype! – Deputy Chief Joe Powers (Charlottesville Va.)

Firefighter Suicide Roundtable

The instances of firefighter and first responder suicides continue to grow. The impact of suicide on friends, families and the department can be difficult and long lasting. Peer support members, Clinicians, firefighters and chief officers will discuss recognition, treatment and resources available to both prevent suicides and how to support each other in the aftermath.

Asst Chief Will Vaigneur (Moderator)
Jeff Dill Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance
Terri Talley  Integrative Mental Health Solutions, LLC
Deputy Chief Stephanie Julazadeh North Charleston Fire
Jeff Burr Hartsville Fire Department
Angie Stewart SCFAST Low Country Coordinator

2020 Fall Quarterly Committee Reports