Chief's A-RIT

Administrative Rapid Information Tool

A digital resource guide for education,
training and guidance on administrative
tasks associated with leading and managing
your volunteer fire department.

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Community community

A department must reflect the community's needs, perceptions, and demographics to be successful.

Leadership leadership

Strong leadership contributes to efficient department operations, ensures personnel are developed and motivated to effectively meets the needs of the community, and instills pride in the organization.

Finance finance

Departments should properly handle financial matters to afford effective operations and maintain the public's trust.

Personnel personnel

A department must balance the need for quantity of people with the even greater need for quality of people. Recruiting, training, and retaining these people are a key to success.