GPSTC 30th Anniversary Celebration

30th GPSTC Anniversary Product Showcase DATE: SATURDAY, JULY 22, 2017 9:00AM LOCATION: GEORGIA PUBLIC SAFETY TRAINING CENTER 1000 INDIAN SPRINGS DR FORSYTH, GA, 31029 Attention all public safety manufacturers and vendors! Thousands of public safety professionals from around the Southeast will be at the first ever Public Safety Product Showcase, where the GPSTC will open their new […]

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The Chlorine Institute

The Chlorine Institute (CI) and CSX Transportation are partnering to offer a TRANSCAER® Rail Safety and Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Training in Atlanta, GA at the CSX Transportation REDI Center on September 18, 19, 20. The training is provided FREE to all participants. Members of the Georgia State Firefighters Association are invited an encouraged to […]

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Annual Statistical Directory

Each year the Georgia State Firefighters Association (GSFA) compiles an Annual Statistical Directory which provides a snapshot of fire-related information reported by departments across the state.  In order to compile this information, we rely on you to share your data with us!  To participate in this year’s Annual Statistical Directory, we respectfully ask that one […]

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Macon County Firefighter Darrell Plank suffered a traumatic brain injury at a house fire on Saturday, May 20th, 2017.

Macon County Firefighter Darrell Plank suffered a traumatic brain injury at a house fire on Saturday, May 20th, 2017. Serving his community, he made the ultimate sacrifice as he passed away Tuesday, May 23rd after an outpouring of love from his community of family, friends and fellow firefighters. To show your support for this brave […]

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2017 Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade Grant Application Period Now Open

2017 Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade Grant Application Period Now Open Grants support local fire department equipment and necessities   Applications are now being accepted through July 7 for the 2017 Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade™ grant program. These grants support fire departments that serve in Georgia-Pacific facility communities and are the company’s way of giving back to the […]

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2017 NORFOLK SOUTHERN EMT Training

DATE: October 31st through November 2nd, 2017 4-hour classes repeated on multiple dates. LOCATION: Dillard Yard 1 Charlie Gay Drive Savannah, GA 31408 Attention all emergency responders! Sponsored by Norfolk Southern: Operation Awareness & Response (OAR), all interested in receiving free training on topics including rail equipment identification, locomotive fires, working with railroad officials and […]

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Fish Fry Invitation 2017

DATE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 17, 2017 6:30 P.M. LOCATION: WELLSTON CENTER 155 MAPLE STREET WARNER ROBINS, GA 31093 RESERVATIONS STRONGLY SUGGESTED. Please consider this a personal invitation from Fire Chief Ross Moulton to attend the Warner Robins Fire Department annual district meeting and dinner that they host for the Georgia Firefighters Association and Georgia Fire Chiefs Association. Reservations […]

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Georgia Association of Women in Public Safety

DATE: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12, 2017 – THURSDAY, APRIL 13, 2017 LOCATION: LAQUINTA INN & SUITES 400 RUSSELL PKWY FORSYTH, GA 31029 COST: $25/PERSON OR $75 FOR 3+ Special hotel room rates available if you refer to the conference! Calling all women and men in public safety! On April 12 – 13th, the Georgia Association of Women in Public Safety […]

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GLSAA Scholarship

The 2017 application period has ended. Please see below for the 2017 press release. ——— The Georgia Electronic Life Safety & Systems Association (formerly GBFAA) is now offering scholarship awards to children of active-duty police and fire personnel through the Shorty N. Cogland Memorial Scholarship Fund. The scholarship award in the amount of $1,500 for […]

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NVFC Accepting Nominations for 2017 Achievement Awards

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Kimberly Quiros, Chief of Communications Phone:  202-887-5700 x119 Email:  Kimberly@nvfc.org   NVFC Accepting Nominations for 2017 Achievement Awards Each spring, the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) honors a firefighter who has provided a lifetime of service, someone whose accomplishments embody the philosophy of fire prevention, an outstanding junior firefighter, and an […]

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