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Department of Psychology at Ryerson University – intervention for first responders with PTSD.

Submitted by Julianne Bushe, Department of Psychology at Ryerson University. Dear OMFPOA Members, My name is Julianne Bushe and I’m a research assistant in the Department of Psychology at Ryerson University. I’m writing because our research team has developed a free intervention for military members, veterans, first responders, and healthcare workers with posttraumatic stress disorder…

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Congratulations to the following newly elected Chapter Executives

Chapter 2 President – Brian McBain, Embrun Fire Department Chapter 2 Vice-President – Carl Surprenant, Casselman Fire Department Chapter 2 Secretary – Nancy-Ann Gauthier, North Stormont Fire Department Chapter 10 President – Tammy DeGraw, London Fire Department On behalf of the OMFPOA Provincial Executive we congratulate the newly elected Chapter executives.  Thank you for taking…

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OFM Update on March 17th Training Session – Virtual Fire Safety

From our colleagues at the OFM…   March 17, 2021 Dear Fire Chief, Public Educator, Fire Prevention Officer: Recorded Version of Training Session – Virtual Fire Safety: Making Your Public Education Programs Virtual  On March 4, 2021, the Office of the Fire Marshal (OFM) hosted a virtual training session called “Virtual Fire Safety: Making Your…

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Training Opportunity from North Star Fireworks Entertainment – May 8th, 2021

Greetings to all fire departments, We are North Star Fireworks Entertainment.  Many of you have reviewed and approved our fireworks display permits over the years.  Due to the popularity of our online fireworks licencing courses, we have scheduled our next one for Saturday, May 8, 2021. As a refresher, we are certified by Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) to provide the Display Fireworks Safety and Legal…

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Proposed Constitution Amendments

Click here to review the proposed constitution amendments in preparation for the June 24th Annual General Meeting. A copy of our current constitution is available here.   Warmest Wishes, OMFPOA Executive

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