Applications for the 2018 Retention and Recruitment Award are now open! It’s time to share your success stories.
“This award recognizes the successful efforts in an area that many fire departments struggle with across the country,” stated Dr. Bill Jenaway, VP of Education, Training and Consulting at VFIS. “We wish to highlight the successful efforts of a department that implemented an innovative retention and recruitment program that made a significant difference to their department.”
Want to attend the 2018 Symposium in the Sun? The winner will go for free! The award-winning organization will be able to select a member to attend with all transportation and hotel expenses paid by VFIS and all conference registration fees covered by VCOS. This valuable leadership training symposium will be held November 8-11, 2018 in Clearwater, Florida.
This award is presented by The Volunteer and Combination Officers Section (VCOS) of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) with VFIS. Applications period closes August 24, 2018. The winner will be notified at the beginning of September. Visit the IAFC website for more information regarding the award and eligibility.