Over 550 chief officers from throughout the country attended this year’s VCOS Symposium in the Sun. The Symposium allowed opportunities to network, learn from inspirational speakers, and enjoy the new venue at the Hilton in Clearwater Beach, Florida.
VCOS NewsAffordable Care Act Call to Action
National Fire Service Organizations Address Volunteer Fire Service Concerns With the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
How Will You Use Public Safety Broadband?
VISIONVCOS Strategic Plan - PDF, 2mb
VISION: Organizational Chart - PDF
VISION: Timeline - PDF
SOPs/SOGsModel Procedures for Response of Emergency Vehicles During Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
Compensation for Educational and Training Programs - PDF
LODD Guidelines (Denton, TX) - PDF
Fire & Emergency Service NewsAmbulance driver charged with DUI after crash in Chicago
FDNY sends ambulance bill to â€˜Unknown Asianâ€™
Upstate New York fire chief rescues mother, child after their vehicle crashes into ravine
Bills Introduced to Exempt Volunteer Depts. from Affordable Care Act
Documents: San Francisco airlines crash survivor was run over by two fire rigs
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.