News & Events

Curtis Family New Mexico Scholarship

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Introduced in September of 2018, this generous scholarship is offered by the Curtis Family via NM Fire Chiefs Association.

This scholarship may be used to cover the cost of registration fee, hotel, travel and other expenses related to training.

2019 Louis Jones Memorial Scholarship

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Scholarship Deadline:  July 31, 2019

The Louis Jones Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of the late Louis Jones, Fire Chief for the City of Roswell, New Mexico who died in the line of duty on March 26, 2002.

Fire Service Conference

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

When: September 26 – September 29, 2019

Where: Ruidoso Convention Center
New dates, same format.  This year’s 21st Annual New Mexico Fire Service Conference will begin on Thursday, September 26th and conclude on Sunday, September 29th.

Gunfire at Christmas Morning Structure Fire

Monday, January 20th, 2014

The Los Pinos Fire Protection District, its headquarters located in Ignacio, protects an area of approximately 325 square miles with a population of about 8,000.

Creating a Tradition of Safety

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

I. The chief is responsible for overall safety. Even though the chief delegates some or all of the functions associated with providing a safe work environment, the ultimate responsibility for department safety remains with the head of the department.

Preparing for the Ultimate Scenario

Friday, January 10th, 2014

In the early 1990s we in New Mexico had to take a long, hard look at the implications of having radioactive material and weapons of mass destruction (WMD) in our state.

Marketing Your Fire Department

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

OK, your budget is on the chopping block, you are looking at layoffs, closing stations, and reducing services.

Addressing the Fire Fighter Arson Problem

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Published in the March, 2002, issue of The Voice, a publication of the International Society of Fire Service Instructors

By Thomas W.

Mission Statement Storyteller

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Chief Thomas Aurnhammer, EFO Farmington (N.M.) Fire Department Fire Chief Jan 1, 2002

Nowadays, it seems that every fire department across our great nation has a mission statement, but sometimes they may raise more questions than they answer.

Personnel Evaluations – Are we being Effective

Sunday, January 5th, 2014

By Thomas W. Aurnhammer Fire Marshal
Farmington (N.M.) Fire Department

Performance appraisals can be as awkward to give as to receive, yet they’re invaluable to the employee and to the department.

NEWS & EVENTS

Curtis Family New Mexico Scholarship Introduced in September of 2018, this generous scholarship is offered by the Curtis Family via NM Fire Chiefs Association. This scholarship may be used to cover the cost of registration fee, hotel, travel and other expenses related to training. Scholarship awardee must submit receipts upon completion of training, in order to be reimbursed by the NM Fire Chiefs Association. Applicant must submit copy of training description and registration form for intended training/conference. This Scholarship is non-transferrable. Applicant must be a current member of New Mexico Fire Service (City, County, Paid or Volunteer). Scholarship may be awarded for full amount $1500.00 or Partial amount of not less than $750.00, if more than one applicant is awarded. Applicant will be notified within two weeks of application submission. Curtis Family New Mexico Scholarship (Criteria & Application Fillable PDF)
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