Bethany Vol. Fire Dept.
Proudly serving our community since 1934
Our Mission - To protect the lives and property of the people of Bethany from fires, natural disasters, and hazardous materials incidents; to save lives by providing emergency medical services; to prevent fires through prevention and education programs; and to provide a work environment that values cultural diversity and is free of harassment and discrimination.
Training Dates

Apr 4, 2017       Stabilization and new
                           strut system training

Apr 18, 2017      Truck check night

Apr 25, 2017       Hazmat 2


May 2, 2017        CSP class

May 23, 2017      Truck company ops

May 21, 2017       New Haven County water supply drill in Southbury. Meet at HQ
                             8:00 AM  


Jun 20, 2017       Water supply drill Bethany HQ

Jun 27, 2017       Ladder training and hoisting tools


Jul 18, 2017        Extrication / cribbing and I-car training 

Jul 25, 2017        Truck check night and implementation of new system for pack
                             checks and spare bottle checks


Aug 1, 2017       Car fire training

Aug 15, 2017     Water rescue training

Aug 22, 2017     Truck check / air pack / spare bottle checks

Aug 29, 2017     Tanker shuttle ops


Sept 5, 2017      Hose advancement and company ops

Sept 26, 2017   Truck check/air pack/spare bottle checks

Oct 3, 2017        Dry hydrant and cistern checks

Oct 10, 2017      Business meeting

Oct 17, 2017      New portable radio training and mayday

Oct 24, 2017      Truck check night

Oct 31, 2017      Halloween @ hinman station

Nov 7, 2017        Hand tools, power tools and saws training

Nov 14, 2017      Business meeting  

Nov 21, 2017      Chief PJ Norwood fire flow training

Nov 28, 2017      Truck check night

Dec 5, 2017        Roof ops ventilating and chimney fires

Dec 12, 2017      Business meeting

Dec 19, 2017      Denver drill training

Dec 26, 2017      Truck check night

Jan 2, 2018        DOT pre-trip training

Jan 9, 2018        Business meeting

Jan 16, 2018      EVOC training

Jan 30, 2018      Ice rescue training

Feb 06, 2018      Hazmat 1

Feb 13, 2018      Business meeting

Feb 20, 2018      Hand tools and power tools

Feb 27, 2018      Truck checks

Mar 06,2018        Blood bourne pathogens N-95 fit test

Mar 13, 2018       Business meeting

Mar 20, 2018       Scott fit test and annual training

Mar 27, 2018       Truck checks

Apr 03, 2018       Annual training

Apr 10, 2018       Business Meeting

Apr 17, 2018       Forcible entry

Apr 24, 2018      Truck checks

May 01, 2018      New portable and radio training

May 08, 2018     Business meeting

May 15, 2018     Ground ladders,tools,ropes

May 22, 2018     Mayday training

May 29, 2018     Truck check

Jun 05, 2018     Roof ops

Jun 12, 2018    Business meeting

Jun 19, 2018    Tanker shuttle ops

Jun 26, 2018    Truck checks

Jul  03, 2018    Cook out HQ

Jul  10, 2018   Business meeting and elections @ Hinman Station

Jul  17, 2018   Mcmansion and blitz gun tactics

Jul  24, 2018   Pumper cross lay flow testing and pump panel labeling 

Jul  31, 2018   Truck checks

Aug 07, 2018   Car fire training

Aug 14, 2018   Business meeting

Aug 21, 2018   Water rescue

Aug 28, 2018   Truck checks

Sep  04, 2018   Vehicle extrication

Sep  11, 2018   Business meeting

Sep  18, 2018   Air bag and RIT training

Sep  25, 2018   Truck check

Oct  02, 2018    Bail out training

Oct  09, 2018    Business meeting

Oct  16, 2018    Engine Co Ops

Oct  23, 2018    Truck check

Oct  30, 2018    Ropes and large area search