Courses with Richard Marinucci

RICHARD MARINUCCI was a chief of department for more than 30 years. He speaks at FDIC International, is a columnist for Fire Engineering and Fire Apparatus & Emergency Equipment, and was the editor of the 7th edition of the Fire Chief's Handbook. He is a past president of the International Association of Fire Chiefs and a former chief operating officer of the U.S. Fire Administration. He is a faculty member at Eastern Michigan University. He has a master's and three B.S. degrees. He is the education director of the Fire Department Safety Officers Association.
Mediocrity Is Not an Option

Mediocrity Is Not an Option

Fire departments have the responsibility to deliver quality service every time out the door. To do this, five elements that need to be considered: people, equipment, training, policies, and leadership. Organizations need to strive to provide the best by continually improving their operations with these elements. This class will look at each component and suggest areas to evaluate and improve.


The latest tactics, techniques and technologies designed to take your knowledge to the next level.

The Fire Academy is an all NEW year-round interactive digital platform that brings you training from industry leaders in order for you to continue supporting your efforts in the communities you serve. The content will discuss key themes around topics including: Safety, Leadership/Management, Company Officer, and many more. With a collaborative backing of FDIC International and Fire Engineering, you won’t want to miss out on this training – all at your fingertips.