PRESS RELEASE - FIRE TRAINING - 02/19/2014
On February 15th and 16th, the Charleston DPS hosted a training class provided by the Missouri University Fire and Rescue Training Institute. The training, titled “Fire Cause Determination and Arson Awareness”, provided area fire fighters with the skills necessary to conduct initial fire cause determinations at structural fire scenes. The class combined classroom teaching with practical exercises using a burn trailer provided by the University. Fire fighters from the Charleston DPS, Bertrand FD, East Prairie FD, Wyatt FD, O’Fallon FD, and the Mississippi County Rescue Squad took part in the class.
Authority: Robert Hearnes