The Training Division is responsible for assisting local departments in improving the levels of education and training standards for firefighters and emergency responders.
The Division manages a program of training and certification for over 500 personnel in Albemarle County. The program involves developing standards for training, testing and certifying at all levels including; firefighting, emergency medical services, fire department management, and specialties including apparatus operator, hazardous materials, and technical rescue. The Division also administers the quality assurance & quality improvement program for our career personnel, as well as overseeing their release to function at emergency incidents.
Our staff includes:
- Divsion Chief Scott Lambert
- Captain Drew Knick, Fire Training
- Captain Kevin Boyer, EMS Training
- Instructor Whit Jacobs
- Numerous cadre instructors
If you have any questions, or need to contact us for any reason, please feel free to use the contact information above.