McPherson Fire Department to Receive Wildfire Certification

The McPherson Fire Department has been hard at work. In addition to the calls they respond to and other obligations within the community, they have been working to receive the National Wildfire Coordinating Group’s Incident Qualification Card, commonly called a “Red Card.” The card is and interagency certification that means personnel are officially qualified for the job, in this case, wildland fire response. The training is recommended by the University of Kansas Fire and Rescue Training Institute for Wildland Firefighting.

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