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Spencer County Fire Protection Board Meeting


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Sun. Nov 2nd 2014
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Mon. Nov 3rd 2014
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9:00am
Fri. Nov 7th 2014
RECRUIT TRAINING

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Thu. Oct 16th 2014
Firefighter & Political Activities Your Rights Under the Law

Some members have asked if the can be active in the political process?  The answer is yes.Members when off duty and out ...

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Mon. Sep 29th 2014
FIRE PREVENTION WEEK OCTOBER 5-11 2014

When was the last time you tested the smoke alarms in your home? Was it last week? Last month? A year ago?If you’re lik...

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Mon. Sep 29th 2014
FIRE DISTRICT AWARDED $10,000 GRANT

Fire District awarded $10,000 Homeland Security GrantGovernor Steve Beshear and the Kentucky Office of Homeland Security have...

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Contact Information

Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District
PO Box 491
Taylorsville, KY  40071

Non-Emergency:
502-477-3228

Emergency:
911

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 JR Firefighters Program
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KENTUCKY FIRE COMMISSION JR. FIREFIGHTERS PROGRAM

General Requirements

  • Shall not be substituted for trained of age personnel
  • Shall not use tobacco, alcohol products or illegal drugs of any type
  • Shall not drive fire department vehicles
  • Shall not be permitted to drive directly to any incident scene unless determined by department SOP's
  • Shall be of age 14-17
  • Shall be completed both an application and parental consent form
  • Shall be issued full PPE

Educational Requirements

  • Shall have graduated from high school or be enrolled in school and meet the attendance requirements as set forth by federal
  • Shall maintain a cumulative GPA of at least the equivalent of the letter "C" (2.0) in all core curriculum
  • Shall not participate in any fire department activities during regular school hours unless an authorized school function

Training Requirements

  • Age 14 are only permitted to attend classroom training and observe the skills and/or hands-on portion of the training evolutions
  • Age 15-17 when properly equipped with PPE are permitted to participate in classroom and/or skills/hands-on training evolutions in the following areas:
  • A. Administration & Orgaization
  • B. Safety
  • C. Communications
  • D. Fire Behavior (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • E. Portable Extinguishers (Using a burn pan no larger than 36" X 36" only)
  • F. Personal Protective Equipment
  • G. Forcible Entry (May include power/hydraulic tools when under direct instructor supervision)
  • H. Ventilation (May include power saws when under direct supervision and when secured with fall protection)
  • I. Ropes (May include high angle awareness level evlutions when using NFPA approved standards and equipment)
  • J. Ladders (Shall include the usage of a ladder belt or safety harness for fall prevention)
  • K. Hose/nozzles/appliances (not to exceed hand lines greater than 2 inchs.
  • L. Foam (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • M. Fire Control (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • N. Salvage (Shall be under direct instructor supervision)
  • O. Overhaul (Shall be under direct instructor supervision)
  • P. Emergency Medical Care (CPR and First Aid)
  • Q. Rescue ( Shall not include ice, swift water, or dive response training conditions.  Such training classes as but not limited to trench rescue, confined space, high angle awareness level, collapse, and extrication may be permitted when under direct instructor supervision.)
  • R. Water Supply
  • S. Sprinkers
  • T. Hazardous Materials (SHall not be subject to any immediate danger to life or health atmosphere, however simulated hot zone training may be permitted.)
  • U. Fire Prevention/Public Education
  •  V. Building Construction
  • W. Aircraft Crash/Fire-Rescue (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • X. Emergency Disaster Planning
  • Y. Fire Investigations (SHall not include any IDLH atmosphere)
  • Z. Pump Operations
  • CC. Drivers Training (Shall only be by a licensed driver and only on a closed cone course under direct instructor supervision.)
  • FC Survival and Rescue
  • FC. Wildland Awarenss (SHall not include live fire evolutions.)

 




Recent Calls

Tue. Aug 5th 2014
Mount Eden Fire Station Fire

The Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District responded to assist the Mount Eden Fire District when their fire sta...

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Tue. Jul 15th 2014
ACCIDENT AT TAYLORSVILLE & SHELBYVILLE ROADS

The Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District responded to a two car MVA with entrapment at Taylorsville Road and ...

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Mon. Feb 3rd 2014
Past Emergency Calls

1-18-2014  Elk Creek Road  Smoke in the house1-22-2014  Mill Road  Mutual aid to assist Mount Eden Fire o...

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Jan 32 33
Feb 28 36
Mar 30 31
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