The Vermont Fire Service Training Council (VFSTC)

The Vermont Fire Service Training Council (VFSTC) consults and administers training programs for firefighters as established by the Vermont Fire Service Training Council Rules and Policies adopted pursuant to Chapter 25 of Title 3 (Administrative Procedure Act). Please visit the Vermont Statutes for more information on the Council.

The next meeting of the Vermont Fire Service Training Council will be
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 9:30 a.m.
at the
Division of Fire Safety Central Office, 1311 U.S. Route 302 - Suite 600, Barre, VT 05641
 

Meeting Minutes

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
April 12, 2010 January 10, 2011 January 23, 2012 January 28, 2013

January 27, 2014

June 15, 2010 April 18, 2011 June 4, 2012 June 10, 2013 June 9, 2014
September 20, 2010 June 13, 2011 September 17, 2012 October 7, 2013  
  September 19, 2011      

 

Council Members

Chief Troy Ruggles                                   Chairman
Vermont Career Chiefs Association
St. Johnsbury Fire Department
1187 Main Street, Suite 3
St. Johnsbury, VT  05819
Phone:  802-748-8925

Lt. Christopher Corbin                              Vice-Chairman
Professional Firefighters of Vermont
South Burlington Fire Department
191 Browns Trace Road
Jericho, VT 05465
Phone: 802-310-3303

Chief Wendall Mansfield
Vermont Chiefs Association
Stowe Fire Department
1556 Weeks Hill Road
Stowe, VT 05672
Phone:  802- 253-4540

Chief Al Barber
Vermont State Firefighters Association
Hinesburg Fire Department
P.O. Box 12
Hinesburg, VT 05461
Phone:  802-482-2687

Member of the Insurance Community
Mr. Gary Ouellette
Union Mutual Fire Insurance Company
139 State Street
P.O. Box 158
Montpelier, VT 05602
Phone:  802-223-5261

Member of the General Public
Mr. John Marcus
45 Skunk Hollow Road
Jericho, VT 05465
Phone:  802-899-3477

Ex Officio Members:

Department of Public Safety
Commissioner Keith Flynn
Designee: Lt. Michael Manning
Vermont Homeland Security
Northern Field Manager
Phone:  802-241-5095         

Division of Fire Safety
Director Michael Desrochers
1311 U.S. Route 302 - Berlin
Suite 600
Barre, VT 05641-2351
Phone:  802- 479-7561

Agency of Natural Resources Commissioner
Designee:  Mr. Lars Lund
Forest Resource Protection Chief
Vermont Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation
103 South Main Street, 10 South
Waterbury, VT 05671-0601
Phone:  802-241-3676

Department of Education Commissioner
Designee:  Mr. Alexander Northern
Vermont Technical College
P.O. Box 500
Randolph Center, VT 05061
Phone:  802-728-1710

Department of Labor Commissioner
Designee:
VOSHA Manager
5 Green Mountain Drive
PO Box 488
Montpelier, VT 05601-0488
Phone:  802- 828-2765

Vermont Department of Health Commissioner
Designee:  Mr. Chris Bell
Director, Office of Health Preparedness & EMS
108 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05402
Phone:  802–863-7281            

Non-Voting Members:

Jim Litevich, Chief of Training
Vermont Fire Academy
93 Davison Drive
Pittsford, VT  05763
Phone:  802-483-2727