This year marks the VCOS 20th anniversary: 1994-2014. Thanks to everyone that has contributed to the section's growth and success. Keep an eye out for special celebratory events at FRI and the Symposium in the Sun!
VCOS NewsIAFC VCOS and TargetSolutions Announce Winner of 2014 Training Officer Recognition Award
Nominate Now for IAFC Awards Presented at FRI
2014 Fire/EMS Safety & Health Week Sweepstakes Quiz Launched
Clearwater Beach, FL
VISIONVCOS Strategic Plan - PDF, 2mb
VISION: Organizational Chart - PDF
VISION: Timeline - PDF
SOPs/SOGsCompensation for Educational and Training Programs - PDF
LODD Guidelines (Denton, TX) - PDF
Model Procedures for Response of Emergency Vehicles During Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
Fire & Emergency Service NewsAMR, Vegas Fire Department reach deal over patient transport policy
Controversial hiring preference not the only thing irking Chicago firefighters
California's Junction fire: Aerial battle involved jet and about 75,000 gallons of retardant
Western Governors' Association calls to end "wildfire borrowing"
Texas firefighter stabbed while trying to douse blaze
Volunteer and Combination Officers Section of the IAFC
VCOS's mission is to provide chief officers who manage volunteers within a volunteer or combination fire, rescue or EMS delivery system with information, education, services and representation to enhance their professionalism.