Firefighter completes managing officer program

Daniel Flinn, a firefighter with the Lower Valley Fire District in Fruita, has completed the U.S. Fire Administration National Fire Academy managing officer program.

The program includes a total of five online and classroom courses, four more courses at the National Fire Academy in Maryland and a community based capstone project.

The Lower Valley Fire District provides a range of services, including emergency fire and medical response as well as fire investigations and fire safety inspections. The district also promotes fire safety through educational activities in the community.

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