Quinan & District Volunteer Fire Department
|Record #: ARG0089||Last Modified: 25 May 2016||Last Full Update: 07 Aug 2014|
|Where To Find Us||
7081, Hwy 308
Quinan, NS B0W 3M0
|Areas Served||Quinan ; Springhaven|
|Contact||Erin Pothier, Fire Chief|
|Mailing Address||RR 3
Tusket, NS B0W 3M0
|Description & Services|
Volunteer Fire Department serving the communities of Quinan, Springhaven and districts. In any case of emergency, dial 911.
Established 30 years ago, our department has recently grown more than 25 members.
Our members provide fire suppression, medical first responder and emergency services to Quinan, Springhaven and district. With neighboring departments, we work collaboratively through mutual aid agreements.
The Quinan and District Volunteer Fire Department strives to have adequate equipment, keep its volunteers up-to-date with the latest training and offer quality service to the area and citizens for which it is responsible.
Are you interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter in the Quinan and District Volunteer Fire Department? Are you ready and able to help in time of need and trouble? Becoming a volunteer firefighter is quite easy - we are always looking for new members! Membership involves attending training sessions, responding to fire calls, accidents and other emergencies; and attending monthly meetings. From traffic control to pump operators, truck drivers to front line firefighters, there are tasks for everyone.
Courses/certification, but not limited to, offered free of charge to volunteer firefighters:
-NFPA 1001; Level 1
-Medical First Responder
-Air Brake Endorsement
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up|
|Meetings||monthly meeting, every third Monday of the month at the fire hall at 7:00 pm.|
|Tags||Community Halls (Rentals) ; Community Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Volunteer Opportunity|