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The IAFC's Volunteer & Combination Officers Section provides resources, education and services to make your job as a volunteer or combination chief or officer easier. VCOS.org resources include sample SOPs/SOGs, VCOS Ribbon Reports, newsletters, management insights and more.

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Volunteer Workforce Solutions

VWS helps combination and volunteer departments improve their ability to recruit, retain and manage the volunteer of the future through partnerships on the local, state and national levels.

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Symposium in the Sun

November 10 - 13, 2022
Clearwater, FL
The Symposium in the Sun addresses the unique needs of volunteer and combination departments including transitioning from a volunteer to a combination department, recruitment and retention, leadership and management, staffing and more.
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This section is focused on providing the latest news, events and resources related to volunteer fire and emergency services. The majority of our work is done by the IAFC Volunteer Combination Officer Section, whose mission is to provide leaders in fire/EMS who manage volunteers within a volunteer fire, rescue or EMS delivery system with information, education, services and representation to enhance their professionalism.