Ben Trendle

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The Ontario Fire College is revamping the NFPA 1031-I course into a blended version. As part of that process the team working on the course is developing several practical exercises. In the online portion of the course there will be at least two “simulated” inspection type case study assignments. To improve the student experience, they

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Passing of Assistant Division Chief Madelaine Crevier

We received the sad message below from Brampton Fire and Emergency Services. Condolences from the OMFPOA and our members to the family of Assistant Division Chief Madelaine Crevier, and Brampton Fire and Emergency Services.    It is with a heavy heart that I must convey the news of the passing of Assistant Division Chief Madelaine

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Fire Prevention Week – Canadian Style (video)

On July 19th, Laura King talked about the 2023 edition of ‘Fire Prevention Week’, with the theme: Cooking Safety Starts With You. Pay attention to Fire Prevention. This session focused specifically on Canadian content, and where you can find information in both English and French. Find the video here

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Ben Trendle has been a member of the fire service for 15 years serving as a Volunteer Firefighter, Emergency Communicator, Fire Prevention Officer, Captain of Fire Prevention and currently serves as Chief Fire Prevention Officer with the Niagara Falls Fire Department. Ben is a Certified Fire Protection Specialist, Certified Fire & Life Safety Educator, Certified Fire Prevention Officer and a Building Inspector.

A firm believer in the three lines of defense: Public Education, Prevention and Emergency Response, Ben believes that striking the right balance between these three lines in the delivery of fire protection services will greatly improve the safety of the residents of Ontario.

Ben has served as Director on the Executive of the OMFPOA for two years now and is proud to be part of such a dedicated hardworking team that strives to enhance the field of Fire Prevention and Public Education for the Ontario Fire Service.

905-356-1321 ext. 2211

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btrendle@niagarafalls.ca


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