Fire and emergency services professional development

Explore the links below to see how the U.S. Fire Administration is working collaboratively with the fire and emergency services professional development community to standardize training, education, experience and certification activities and create a national, competency-based professional development system. The national system will help to eliminate duplication of efforts and enhance the overall professional development of the fire and emergency services.

Registration open for the National Professional Development Symposium, June 10-12

The symposium offers a range of topics and expertise in fire and emergency services career development for stakeholders, practitioners and educators. It also serves as a continuing education component by offering presentations and workshops that enhance training and education program development. Attendance is free. Register by May 1.

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