Firefighter Cancer: Is it Preventable?

Cancer continues to be the most important topic of conversation in the fire service, nationwide and abroad.  Departments and agencies are beginning to make operational and safety protocol changes to keep firefighters healthy.   With the spotlight on cancer, firefighters need to understand cancer CANNOT be prevented.  While fire service vendors, and those with good intentions, market "prevention"…

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Australia 2018

Coalition instructors traveled to Australia in August to provide "Know Your Smoke" training to firefighters in Melbourne, Victoria, and Sydney.  The programs were a tremendous success with nearly 200 firefighters in attendance.  Take a look at what they had to say about the training and the process.  Australia is no different than the US -…

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Gross Decon Videos

The Coalition is launching the opportunity for your department to receive a lifetime membership to the Coalition, which includes 6 memberships for your training department.  All you need to do is send a video depicting your department's gross decon practices.  In today's environment, fire departments are struggling to develop protocols for gross decontamination on the…

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You Tube Channel

The Coalition recently re-launched its You Tube channel to provide immediate and simplified training for firefighters and first responders.  In an effort to monetize the channel to provide income to continue free firefighter training, we would like to encourage firefighters to "subscribe" to the channel and watch the videos.  New training videos will be added…

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