DRACUT — Fire Chief Richard Patterson reports that the Dracut Fire Department, along with members from several other local departments, underwent intensive training on using saws in emergency response at the fire department last week.
￼PHOTOS/VIDEO: Tiverton Police Department Launches Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Training Program for Pilot Group of Six Officers
Program is First of its Kind in Rhode Island — Chief Patrick Jones is pleased to share that a unique partnership between the Tiverton Police Department and a local martial arts academy is resulting in a new Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training program for six officers — the first of its kind in Rhode Island.
HAMPTON, VA and BOSTON — The leadership teams of the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (PAARI) and Operation 2 Save Lives (O2SL) & QRT National are pleased to announce a new partnership between the organizations.
MAWLE Hosts ‘Female Enforcers’ Training for Dozens of Women in Law Enforcement from Agencies Throughout Massachusetts
CANTON — The Executive Board of the Massachusetts Association of Women in Law Enforcement (MAWLE) is pleased to report on a successful training session held recently.
O2SL & QRT National Delivers Trauma-Informed Response Training to Gloucester Housing Authority, Health and Fire Personnel
GLOUCESTER – Operation 2 Save Lives (O2SL) & QRT National continued its training in Gloucester recently, delivering Trauma-Informed Response Training to personnel from the Gloucester Housing Authority, Health Department and Fire Department personnel.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN — Chief Steven Pinch and the Union Fire District of South Kingstown are pleased to announce that members recently had the opportunity to take part in special training through Boston MedFlight.
Maynard Fire Chief Anthony Stowers Earns Doctorate Degree with Research Into Preventing Firefighter Injuries
Maynard Fire Chief Anthony Stowers had been researching ways to reduce firefighter line of duty injuries and deaths for over five years when his wife and daughter helped convince him to ask his doctor about nagging chest pains.
Pridestar EMS is pleased to offer initial EMT training courses starting early next year for anyone interested in a rewarding career as an EMT just as demand for more EMTs reaches unprecedented levels.
*MEDIA ADVISORY, RSVP Requested* Lowell Police Department Training Officers on De-escalation Using State-of-the-Art Virtual Reality Simulator
LOWELL — Superintendent Raymond Kelly Richardson would like to invite members of the media to experience a state-of-the-art training simulator the Lowell Police Department is using to allow officers to practice real-world scenarios involving de-escalation and other strategies.
CANTON — Chief Charles Doody is pleased to share that Canton firefighters recently completed live fire training.