Webinar Library

  • IAFC Legislative Update

    This webinar will help fire chiefs prepare to meet with their Congressional members and educate them about the legislative priorities of the fire and emergency service.

    Topics:
    • Government Relations
    • Wildland
    • Volunteer
    • Safety & Health
    • Hazmat
    • Department Administration
    • Grants
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
  • National VWS Diversity and Inclusion Program Overview

    This webinar explains IAFC’s National Volunteer Workforce Solutions (VWS) initiative to improve volunteer recruitment and retention by creating a more diverse and inclusive fire service.

    Topics:
    • Project VWS
    • Volunteer
    • Retention
    • Recruitment
  • Surviving the Job

    The purpose of this webinar is to provide real world advice and examples of how to implement change at your department.

    Topics:
    • Volunteer
    • Section VCOS
    • Safety & Health
    • Professional Development
    • Learn & Develop
    • Leadership
    • Health
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
  • Smart Smoke Alarms and New UL Testing Standards

    Participants learned how shifts in fire/smoke characteristics due to changes in home design, building techniques and furnishings incorporate the latest technologies that are expected to be in the market place in 2019. Presenters' discussions included "multi-criteria" sensing technology and how these new alarms will be less likely to alert from nuisance sources such as cooking smoke.

    Topics:
    • Safety & Health
    • Alarms and Detectors
    • Learn & Develop
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
    • Fire Prevention
  • Overview and How To: NIH - NLM (CHEMM) Resource

    This webinar, in partnership with the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), provides an overview of CHEMM and its organization. CHEMM is a single point source for a wide array of information on chemical emergency response, organized to make it easy for responders to search and access the information they need.

    Topics:
    • Large-Scale Response
    • Epidemics/Emerging Diseases
    • EMS
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
    • Featured Department Administration
    • Learn & Develop
  • Your Worst Day is Our Every Day: The Impact of Repeated Exposure to Trauma on the Fire Service

    This webinar, in partnership with the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), provided an overview of the current state of national trends in firefighter behavioral health based on qualitative and quantitative research findings.

    Topics:
    • Featured Department Administration
    • Health
    • Safety
    • Safety & Health
    • Learn & Develop
    • Wellness
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
  • Emerging Technologies and Home Fire Safety

    Discussions included new technologies that may prove effective at preventing fires for gas stove cook tops and new requirements for smoke alarms designed to help reduce unwanted alarms.

    Topics:
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
    • Safety & Health
    • Learn & Develop
    • Fire Prevention
    • Featured Fire Prevention
    • Featured Department Administration
  • Model Performance in Community Risk Reduction - Symposium Highlights

    This webinar, in partnership with Vision 20/20, hosts three presentations sharing model performance in community risk strategies that worked for them and discussion on reducing fire losses in all communities.

    Topics:
    • Fire Prevention
    • Operations
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
    • Safety & Health
  • Succession Planning: Are You Ready to Move On?

    This course will offer insight into the importance of proper succession planning as well as steps to create a successful plan for your department.

    Topics:
    • Retention
    • Project VWS
    • Volunteer
    • Motivating People
    • Leadership Styles
    • Leadership
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training
  • Combating Human Trafficking: The Role of Fire and EMS

    This webinar, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) identified indicators of potential human-trafficking victims and situations; allowing notification to appropriate authorities for further investigation.

    Topics:
    • Safety & Health
    • EMS
    • Featured Learn & Develop Courses & Training