Meeting Announcements


The Board of Directors meets the 1st Thursday of each month via tele-conference starting at 9:00AM or as otherwise called by the President.


Unless otherwise noted below, the CFFCA General Membership meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month.  All business lunch meetings start promptly at 11:30AM.



NEXT General Business Meeting

August 13th, 2015


Florida Forest Service
Seasonal Update

  Sean Gallagher
District Manager

Meeting Room


Altamonte Springs



(Meeting Location)

Hilton Orlando Altamonte

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Hilton - Orlando/
Altamonte Springs

350 Northlake Blvd, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701-5297
Tel: 407-830-1985
Fax: 407-331-2911 

Full service hot/cold lunch buffet $10pp including beverage, desert, tax and gratuity.

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Current News and
Special Announcements

Valencia College's new School of Public Safety is now open. Offering degrees, certificates, specialized training and continuing education programs for current and future public safety professionals in law enforcement, corrections, fire rescue and security services.

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On Thursday, June 25th, 2015 the CFFCA held a professional development seminar entitled "In Honor of the Charleston 9: A Study of Change Following Tragedy" presented by Dr. David Griffin, Training Captain - Charleston FD [SC]. The all-day seminar was held at Valencia College's School of Public Safety  - Fire Rescue Institute in the auditorium. None-six (96) fire rescue personnel were in attendance comprised of chief officers, company officers, fire chaplains, safety officers, instructors, firefighters and inspectors from 21 agencies spanning Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, Brevard, and Volusia counties. Many thanks are extended to our participating partners who helped keep our tuition costs very low and affordable: VC-SPS-FRI, Ten 8, and MSA.

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Dr. David Griffin - Charleston 9 Seminar 2015

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CFFCA President White and Dr. Griffin C9 Seminar 2015
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Alan Harris - EM Manager - SCPSD5
The June 14th CFFCA meeting program served as an Annual Emergency Management Update presented by Alan Harris [photo above], Emeregncy Management Manager - Seminole County Department of Public Safety. Pictured below is CFFCA President Jim White with Alan Harris.
Harris - White - 2015
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Clermont Fire Rescue, courtesy of Chief Carle Bishop, new Fire Rescue Boat was displayed to the membership at the May 14th general meeting at the Hilton.

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Safe Haven Logo

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CFFCA is a supporting partner of  Safe Haven for Newborns. Public awareness signs with the above LOGO have been installed on all participating fire station facilities throughout the Central Florida area of Orange, Seminole, Osceola, and Lake Counties.


CONGRATS are in Order

CONGRATS to Clermont FD and Chief Carle Bishop
PSA on Waterway Safety!
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Sturgeon Photo
Bill Sturgeon, Fire Chief
  St. Cloud Fire Rescue
  FSTAR Stakeholder
Selection by IAFC
  May 6, 2015

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Rex Winn - Eustis Fire Chief 2015
  Rex Winn, Fire Chief
  Eustis Fire Dept
Date of Retirement
  May 4, 2015
22 Years of Service

Truss Marking Follow-Up Report

Light-Weight Truss Roundtable
February 25, 2010

IRC Residential Sprinkler
Discussion Guide

IRC Residential Sprinkler PowerPoint Presentation

CFFCA Meeting

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10th Anniversary Logo - 9-11 Multi-Agency
10th Anniversary Multi-Agency
We shall never forget...