You and ISO

Volunteer and Combination Officers Section of the


VCOS and ISO have developed an educational seminar, You and ISO, which is presented around the country several times a year. This class teaches what every fire chief should know and understand about ISO in your community.

Following are some of the topics covered:

  • ISO's Public Protection Classification (PPCTM) program
  • The ISO rating (PPC) and the value it brings to you
  • Myths and misunderstandings about ISO
  • Meeting the challenges of your PPC rating
  • Information on the newly revised Fire Suppression Rating Schedule
  • A review of best practices
  • Q&A

Scheduled classes and registration information will also be posted on the ISO website.

2015 Classes:
  1. February 21 - Owensboro, Kentucky
  2. April 3 - Windsor, Connecticut