BOBBY HALTON, education director and group editor of Clarion Fire & Rescue Group and education director of FDIC International, began his career in with the Albuquerque (NM) Fire Department. He left as chief of operations in 2004 and joined the Coppell (TX) Fire Department as chief. He left this position to assume his duties at Fire Engineering. He is a graduate of the University of New Mexico. He has served on National Fire Protection Association technical committees and is active with the National Fallen Firefighters Life Safety Initiatives.
The popular crew of fire service veterans bring their annual FDIC class roundtable discussion to this webcast to talk about the most pressing issues of the modern fire service, from education opportunities to the latest equipment and tactics.
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