Recruitment and Retention for the Emergency Services
Date & Time
Saturday, July 25, 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Many fire and EMS departments across the nation are struggling to find new volunteer members and retain their current members. This session covers the challenges of recruiting volunteers, presents valuable research collected as part of the NVFC’s “Make Me A Firefighter” campaign, and offers ideas to help overcome recruiting challenges. During the second half of the session, retention challenges, potential solutions, and the importance of leadership will be covered.