This year marks the VCOS 20th anniversary: 1994-2014. Thanks to everyone that has contributed to the section's growth and success.
VCOS NewsIAFC Supports Bill to Protect Volunteer Incentives
IAFC Applauds Bill to Protect Volunteer Fire Departments
Firehouse.com Article on VCOS 20th Anniversary
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Communicating Your Passion Webinar
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Model Procedures for Response of Emergency Vehicles During Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
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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.