Training & Tactics Talk: Effective Training, Despite Budget Woes

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Host Douglas Cline talks with veteran fire officer and instructor Tiger Schmittendorf about the need for training, despite the budget cuts being found in communities across the country. Schmittendorf is a 31-year veteran of the fire service and serves as deputy fire coordinator in the County of Erie Department of Emergency Services in New York.

The two show their passion for training by sharing unique and innovative ways to help instructors and officers keep trainng top notch, despite the fiscal crunch.

Listen as Cline and Schmittendorf talk about the attidtues that are needed to keep training successful in today’s fire service.