I am real excited to announce that Metro West FPD will be hosting an IAFF Peer Fitness Trainer class in January! This will be based on the latest 4th edition of the FF Wellness and Fitness Initiative. Thanks to Metro West FPD, IAFF 2nd District and IAFF L2665 for their support in making this class happen!
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Vince Schramm Retiree Vince Schramm passed away on Monday November 5, 2018 at the age of 69, Vince was born May 31, 1949, before starting his career in the Fire Sevice Vince served our country in the United States Navy from September 1967 thru August 1971
The Greater St. Louis area Firefighters Highland Guard is currently looking for those interested in joining the band. The Greater St. Louis Firefighters Highland guard is a Pipes and Drums band that is composed of fellow firefighters, EMS, and support staff. The band plays in support of fallen firefighters and fallen police officers (in conjunction with St. Louis County PD pipe band) as well as numerous events by request throughout the area.
The band is comprised of multiple instruments including, Bag pipes, Snare drums, Tenor Drum and Bass drum. NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED, however a basic understanding of reading music is helpful.
There are some time requirements, however there are no mandatory dates. We are all on the job and understand scheduling conflicts. With that being said, there is a lot of self-study while learning these instruments and their will be an extended learning period. We will hold practices on a weekly and
If you’re interested in joining the band, we will be hosting an introductory meeting will be hosted at the PFEM Local 2665 meeting room on November 27th, 2018 at 1800hrs. This meeting should last no longer than 2 hours.
If you are unable to attend the meeting, but are interested in more information please contact:
Rick Aholt at 314-708-0038 or Phillip Priest (636)233-5720 or Chris Goetter (618)210-2192
The use of drones continues to amaze me! Now w/ three completely different scenes, it has no doubt been an extremely beneficial tool for assessment. Flooding, structural collapse, and a large fire scene.
The Professional Firefighters of Easten Missouri represents over 2400 firefighters, paramedics and dispatchers from seven counties and nearly 73 departments/ agencies. Our purpose is to enhance community life through safety and charitable causes.