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New Positions Available at OSFA

New Positions Available at OSFA
Two new positions are available at OSFA. A Volunteer Firefighter Recruitment and Retention Coordinator and a Receptionist/Adminstrative Assistant. Read More

Chandler 1976 Quint Ladder Truck

Chandler 1976 Quint Ladder Truck
Chandler is accepting sealed bids for a 1976 Boardman, Ford Cab Over, 75ft LTI Ladder Truck. Read More

NVFC Adopts Position Supporting Firefighter Physicals

NVFC Adopts Position Supporting Firefighter Physicals
The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) Board of Directors adopted a position during its recent fall meeting to support medical assessments for all firefighters. Read More

Oklahoma State Firefighters Association receives grant for Volunteer Firefighter Training, Recruitment & Retention

Oklahoma State Firefighters Association receives grant for Volunteer Firefighter Training, Recruitment & Retention
The Oklahoma State Firefighters Association (OSFA) has been awarded $2.1 million in federal funding to implement a statewide volunteer firefighter recruitment and retention campaign. “We are excited to accept this grant and assist our local fire departments find, train, and outfit volunteer firefighters all over this great state,” said OSFA President Mike Duncan. Read More

Bonding the Fire Service

Bonding the Fire Service
Bonding the Fire Service - HB2360 Bonding Requirements and Recommendations Read More

Oklahoma Firefighters Museum Announces Plans for Expansion

Oklahoma Firefighters Museum Announces Plans for Expansion
The Oklahoma Firefighters Museum announced at the 122nd Annual OSFA Convention in June its plans for expanding. Read More

Oklahoma Firefighter License Tags Support Memorial and Museum

Oklahoma Firefighter License Tags Support Memorial and Museum
Help support your Oklahoma Fallen and Living Firefighters Memorial and Firefighters Museum by purchasing an Oklahoma Firefighter license tag. Money received from the purchase of each tag goes directly to financing upkeep on the Memorial and Firefighters Museum.
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Share the Load Support Program for Fire & EMS

Share the Load Support Program for Fire & EMS
Most people are aware of the physical demands that first response activities place on firefighters and EMS providers. But it is important to also realize the impact that fighting fires and responding to emergencies has on the mental wellbeing of emergency personnel. Firefighters and EMS providers face the risk of many behavioural health concerns such as anxiety, depression, burnout, post-traumatic stress disorder, and addiction among others. Read More

Call for Presentations for 2017 State Fire School

Call for Presentations for 2017 State Fire School
OSFA Educational Advisory Committee is Calling for Presentations for 2017 State Fire School Read More

Awards Given at OSFA Convention

Awards Given at OSFA Convention
Three major awards were given at the 122nd Annual OSFA Convention in June. Read More

OSFA Announces Training Opportunity Facebook Page

OSFA Announces Training Opportunity Facebook Page
Oklahoma State Firefighters Association announces new Facebook Page

OSFA would like to introduce you to a new Facebook page designated for announcing training opportunities for firefighters in the State of Oklahoma. Read More

Water Trucks Donated

Water Trucks Donated
Water Trucks were Donated to Departments in Need Read More

Oklahoma Firefighters Pension & Retirement System

Oklahoma Firefighters Pension & Retirement System
Oklahoma Firefighters Pension & Retirement System has moved to NW 63rd and Broadway Extension. Read More

Oklahoma State Firefighters Museum Becomes Adventure Road Partner

Oklahoma State Firefighters Museum Becomes Adventure Road Partner
OK State Firefighters Museum is an official Adventure Road Partner. Read More

Museum Celebrates 49 Years

Museum Celebrates 49 Years
Forty-nine years ago this year (2016), we opened the doors to the Museum. We are proud to recognize those who made it happen. Read More

Meet The Museum Curators

Meet The Museum Curators
Meet the five curators who have proudly served countless hours to the Museum throughout its history. Read More

Limited Edition Memorial Knife Available in the Gift Shop

Limited Edition Memorial Knife Available in the Gift Shop
This limited edition knife honors the Fallen & Living Firefighter Memorial (proceeds benefit the Memorial). Read More

Memorial Keepsakes Now Available

Memorial Keepsakes Now Available
Available thanks to the donation of the Oklahoma City Retired Firefighters Association. Read More

Volunteer Fire Departments Worried About Cuts (Enid News)

The current $900 million budget hole has a few people worried. Meanwhile, the Oklahoma State Firefighters Association has concerns about volunteer fire department operational grants and the volunteer firefighter income tax credit program. Read More

State Budget Woes May Affect Volunteer Fire Departments (Woodward News)

The ongoing state budget deficit crisis in Oklahoma City may soon impact Volunteer Fire Departments across the state in their ability to recruit, train, and retain volunteers and in some cases even remain operational. Read More