Emergency Medical Services Training
Captain Gerry Koeneman oversees emergency medical services (EMS) training. We meet with the fire department's medical director on a regular basis to review quality assurance, quality improvement and to discuss changes in protocols and training needs. Captain Koeneman is also responsible for the direction of the department's AED and CPR training program.
Special Operations Training
Special Operations are defined as "unconventional" incidents or events that require special equipment, training and operational skills. All In addition to their regular response, many Springfield Firefighters are members of specialty teams including: