Oceana Volunteer Fire Department

Serving All the Citizens of Virginia Beach

Fire Truck
Oceana Vol. Fire Dept.
Virginia Beach Fire Dept. Virginia Beach, Virginia
Volunteer Notes For The Quarter
11 September 2018
  1. BOD MEETING 06 SEP — Reviewed Items

    1. EMS STATS UPDATE! — Reviewed roster.

    2. TRAINING UPDATE — As noted below:

    a. Current Member Certifications — Brush Certification Process needs to continue before wildfire season begins! Little movement on process to date.

    b. VST Recruit Core Classes — Need to be definitized before being sent to Fire training for input and approval.

    c. VST CLASS 2018-1 UPDATE ‐ As of today, 11 candidates should be graduating on Friday night, 12 Oct. (THIS FRI & SAT classes cancelled — Due to Storm!)

    1. MAINTENANCE ITEMS — Utility Vehicles, Support Truck, UTV

    2. HURRICANE STAFFING — Full staffing (Support 4, Brush 2) is requested Thursday 0800 — Sunday 0800. Priority will be given to those most qualified. Non-Certified members may only ride IF there is space available.

    3. OVFD WEB PAGE UPDATE — Complete revision underway. Look at Sorrento Volunteer Fire Dept. for a sample format of what OVFD’s will look like.

    4. OVFD NOMINATION OF COMPANY OFFICERS — See below:

      a. If anyone has any interest in volunteering for any of the following positions, please indicate so in an e-mail message to B-30 before the end of this month: Secretary, Treasurer, or BOD Member Representative (1 year Min. in Dept.). Here are the names on-file for the following positions thus far:

      Position Names
      PRESIDENT: KENNEDY, SWINDELL (Nominations closed)
      VICE PRESIDENT: OGDIN, SWINDELL (Nominations closed)
      SECRETARY: LOWERY (Nominations open)
      TREASURER: MILLS (Nominations open)
      BOD MEMBER REP: OGDIN, LAIETTA, WYNNE, CAMPBELL, LOWERY (Nominations open)