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The mission of the Georgetown Township Fire Protection District is to provide quality fire, rescue, and emergency services to the residents of Georgetown Township.

June and July 2017 Training Division Update

The training division continues to strive to improve our staffs knowledge by keeping our staff busy with a multitude of different trainings. In the months of June and July GTFD staff have participated in a LEPC Mass Casualty Drill, Extrication Train the Trainer,  and  a Heroin and Fentanyl class. We have focused our crew training’s on pumping operations, ventilation, nozzle work, building construction, drivers training, engine company operations, and street familiarization just to name a few.

Moreover, we have completed a Module A (Mandatory Firefighter) class for a new volunteer. This class covers all the basic education required of a firefighter as governed by IDHS. The class includes topics such as; Orientation to the Fire Service, Firefighter Safety and Health, PPE/ SCBA, Ladders, Ventilation, Hose, Fire Streams, and Water Supply. This class is the first step in being able to operate as a firefighter. Our training’s have been built around strengthening our basic fundamentals and gaining knowledge in more complicated area.

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