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The British Columbia Fire Training Officers Association, more commonly referred as the BCFTOA, is dedicated to gathering information on training standards and providing this information to fire departments so they may effectively and safely train their members.

Mission statement:

"The BCFTOA will pursue the highest standard of leadership and education while advising and supporting training for the Fire Service of British Columbia."

 

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BCFTOA Challenge Coins Available

BCFTOA Challenge Coins are available for the below prices.

1-2 coins - $15 each (includes shipping)
3 coins -     $40 (includes shipping)
4+ coins -   $12.50 each (includes shipping)

Please contact Cinnamon Phillips at admin@bcftoa.com to place your order.

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2018 BCFTOA Conference

We are pleased to announce the 2018 BCFTOA HOT Weekend and Educational Conference will be held in Sooke, B.C.

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2018 BCFTOA Annual General Meeting

This is to advise you of the upcoming Annual General Meeting of the members of the BC Fire Training Officers Association

The details of this meeting are as follows:

Date:  Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Time:  07:00 am

Location:  Prestige Hotel
                  6929 W Coast Rd
                  Sooke, BC
                  V9Z 0V1                 

Attached are:

    The agenda for this meeting.  Link for Agenda...Click HERE
    The minutes of the last annual general meeting.  Link for 2017 AGM Minutes...Click HERE

At the meeting, members will have the opportunity to:

    Find out about the BC Fire Training Officers Association (BCFTOA) operations and finances;
    Ask questions about the operations and finances of the BCFTOA;
    Speak about any items on the agenda;
    Vote on any resolutions proposed.

At the meeting, members will be asked to vote to:

    Accept the minutes of the last annual general meeting
    Accept the annual report
    Accept the annual financial statements
    Elect directors.

The following special resolutions will be proposed at the Annual General Meeting:

BCFTOA Resolutions:Resolution 2018.1 – Donations to Fire Service Educational libraries

• That the BCFTOA donate up to three $500.00 donations to Fire Service Educational libraries for additional Fire Service Training materials to support fire departments in British Columbia

Resolution 2018.2 – Dean Larivee Bursary

• That the BCFTOA award up to three $500 bursaries to the son/daughter/grandchild of an active member of a participating department to support post-secondary academic goals.

Resolution 2018.3 – Annual Membership Dues

• That the BCFTOA increase annual department membership dues from $100.00 to $150.00 per year.

Regards,

Dan Golob
President
BCFTOA

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Training In Paradise

Training in Paradise

July 13-15, 2018

Salt Spring Island, BC

Click HERE for the brochure

https://www.bcftoa.com/training-opportunities

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Become a Member

The British Columbia Fire Training Officers Association, more commonly referred as the BCFTOA, is dedicated to gathering information on training standards and providing this information to fire departments so they may effectively and safely train their members. In a world of ever changing standards and regulations, this organization provides fire departments with the most current, up-to-date course information and training requirements.  The BCFTOA will help develop, and support the work of those leaders and organizations in order that they may best provide training for members and affiliated Associations.
 

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