Office of the State Fire Marshal

State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy

Captain Rob Huss
Government and Media Relations
(360) 596-4010 – office
(360) 596-4015 – fax

*** For Immediate Release***

Date: June 4, 2013
Contact: Bob Jones, Vocational Education Program Specialist
Phone: (425) 453-3000 extension 104
Twitter: @wafiremarshal


Eleven Firefighters Prepare to Graduate from Fire Training Academy

Firefighters  to Graduate

State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy announced that 11 firefighters are preparing to graduate from the Washington State Patrol Fire Training Academy. The graduation ceremony will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday June 15, 2013, at the Lacey Presbyterian Church, 3045 Carpenter Road SE, Lacey, Washington.

On March 25, 2013, the recruits started a 9-week Recruit Academy that meets National Fire Protection Association 1001 Standard for Firefighter Professional Qualifications at the Firefighter I & II level. Graduating firefighters have learned basic fire service principles through classroom instruction and rigorous hands-on live fire training.

The following firefighters are representing Lacey Fire District 3 Fire Department in the upcoming graduating class:

Johnny DuRocher Erik Zohn
David Perz Jake Hunter
Nate Vargas Joel Musgrave
Bernadette Pellegrino Matt Conklin
Saeng Pion Jess Moore
Keri Hall  

The Office of the State Fire Marshal is a Bureau of the Washington State Patrol, providing fire and life safety services to the citizens
of Washington State including inspections of state licensed facilities, plan review of school construction projects, licensing of fire
sprinkler contractors and pyrotechnic operators, training Washington States firefighters, and collecting emergency response data.

Source: WSP Media Site

Reblogged:  6/14/13 1420 PST