03.01.14 Technical Difficulty
apologize for the lack of website updates and telephone issues. We
have been experiencing significant issues with our website software.
The problem has been resolved and the site will be updated
regularly. Additionally, our main telephone line is inoperable. The
weather is likely to blame and the issue has been difficult to
diagnose. Township support staff are working to correct this. Be
advised, we do not have access to out voicemail system. If you need
to contact us, please email us at our firstname.lastname@example.org
address. We apologize in advance for an inconveniences this has
02.17.14 Spring Firefighter 1 Course
We have received an overwhelming number of applications for the
Spring class and enrollment is now full. Confirmation notices have
been sent. Orientation is scheduled for February 20th. Instruction
begins February 22nd. We're looking forward to a great class.
The Boating Safety class was cancelled due to low enrollment.
Several students who desired to attend the class showed up at the
academy on Sunday morning, but failed to pre-register. The class
could have been run if those people had registered. Please use the
registration forms to enroll. It will ensure things like this don't
happen again. We will try to reschedule the class for later in the
12.29.14 Happy New Year-2014
Winter/Spring Course Catalog
awaited release of our upcoming semester course offering is here.
Our Firefighter 1 course anchors a quality course offering. You can
expect the highest level of instruction from our staff once again.
Register early and often. Click here for
12.22.13 Spring Firefighter 1
Registration Is Now Open
The Spring 2014 Firefighter 1 course
has been approved. Orientation is scheduled for February 20th.
Attendance for Orientation is MANDATORY.
Last year we updated the registration process from a form to a
package. Registration packages must be completed in their
entirety and submitted no later than February 18th.
Packages received after
the deadline will not be accepted.
Click here to download a copy.
and Firefighter 1 Recruits can find up to date information on the
Firefighter 1 page.
12.14.13 The 2014 Winter/Spring
Catalog Coming Soon
excited about another great semester for the first half of next
year. We plan to offer a number of courses including Firefighter 1,
Advanced SCBA & Air Management, Truck Company Operations and
Technical Rescue courses. Check back soon for the full announcement.
09.21.13 Engine Company Operations
Spots Still Available
miss out on this fantastic opportunity to attend our second offering
of this newly revamped class. Contact us immediately to register.
The course begins Monday September 23rd.
08.10.13 Boating Safety starts Sunday
Course Number: 13-1701-26
Date & Time: Sunday August 18th @ 0800-1600
Instructor: Chief Douglas Ziemba
Tuition: $50.00 (Non-MTFD)
All persons who wish to operate a power vessel must possess a
Boating Safety Certificate. Successful completion of this course
will result in a Boating Safety Certificate Issued by the New Jersey
For registration and information please contact us at:
08.07.13 The Fall 2013 Semester is
slight delay our Fall semester has finally been approved. We are
offering a reduced number of courses this semester, but rest
assured, quality is still on the menu.
offering another open enrollment NJ Boating Safety course. This
course is scheduled for Sunday August 18th. Submit your registration
Hueston and staff will deliver our popular Pump Operations course and
the same crew will be at it for our recently released Engine Company
Wieczerzak and staff will challenge the most experienced rescuers
with our second offering of the Technical Rescuer-Vehicle & Machinery Rescue-Level 1
course. This class is sure to fill fast, don't wait. Strict
06.12.13 The Winter/Spring Semester
five months, fourteen open enrollment courses, and dozens of drills,
the Winter/Spring semester finally concluded Sunday afternoon. Over
five hundred and fifty students were trained in open enrollment
courses and hundreds more in custom delivery and drill ground
staff is in the final stages of planning the Fall semester and it is
shaping up to be a great one. Please check back soon for more
information. Thank you to all of our members and customers for your
dedication to training. Great job.
06.11.13 The Spring 2013 Firefighter
1 Class Graduates
class began on February 23rd with 23 recruits from 13 different
companies/departments. After 3 1/2 months, 43 classes, 3
physical fitness assessments, 2 State exams and over 190 hours of
training, the Spring 2013 Firefighter 1 class finally graduated.
Ceremonies were held at Thompson Middle School Tuesday night. A
fantastic effort by a very good class. Congratulations to all of our
new firefighters in your careers.
Some of the new
Firefighters prepare to receive their certificates during the
Firefighter 1 Class
1st. row (L-R) B. Scott, D. Eluzzi, T. Wolf, R.
Svenson Jr., M. Daneman, J. Baccellieri, M. Rance, A. Washington.
2nd. row (L-R) T.White, R. Ross, W. Hrehowsik, S. Lisowski II, N.
Costa, B. Thompson, K. Countryman, R. Winthers, S. Hueston, A.
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06.09.13 Technical Rescue Wraps Up
students from 6 local departments finished up their training Sunday
morning. The 21 hour class included a lecture and hands on training
that met the requirements in NFPA 1006 for Subchapter 5 (Principles)
and Rope Rescuer Level 1. Students who successfully completed the
Principles portion now meet the prerequisites for the Vehicle &
Machinery Rescue course planned for the Fall semester.
Students in the
Principles class perform a low angle evolution during training.
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