News & Events

News & Events

MEET SVFD NEW FIREFIGHTER, ANDREW RHINE

MEET SVFD NEW FIREFIGHTER, ANDREW RHINE

SVFD has hired 14 new Firefighters to the SVFD Team.  Recruit training began Tuesday, September 3 at the Fire Training Center and will run for 15 weeks. Andrew Rhine is one of our new recruits.  Congratulations Andrew!  You’ve made it to week 13!                         […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Read More


MEET SVFD NEW FIREFIGHTER, BEN REECE

MEET SVFD NEW FIREFIGHTER, BEN REECE

SVFD has hired 14 new Firefighters to the SVFD Team.  Recruit training began Tuesday, September 3 at the Fire Training Center and will run for 15 weeks. Ben Reece is one of our new recruits that aren’t so new anymore!  Training is nearing completion!  Currently we are in week 12!           […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Read More


SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE CARES ABOUT EDUCATION

SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE CARES ABOUT EDUCATION

Alexis Skjelbred’s childhood hero was nurse Dixie McCall on the TV show “Emergency.” She admired Dixie’s care of patients and her problem-solving skills.  Alexis wanted to be a nurse like Dixie and make a difference in the world.  However, Alexis had struggled in high school and was thought to have a learning disability. Because of […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Read More


SVFD PIT CREW CPR PRACTICES SAVE MORE LIVES

SVFD PIT CREW CPR PRACTICES SAVE MORE LIVES

Spokane Valley Fire is nationally known for their PIT Crew CPR practices that yield above average cardiac arrest survival rates. SFVD uses the Utstein Formula of Survival (witnessed by bystander and found in a shockable rhythm) to measure their Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates. The National Average for survival based on this standard is 33.3%. Washington […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Read More


MEET SVFD NEW FIREFIGHTER, LUCAS OSBORNE

MEET SVFD NEW FIREFIGHTER, LUCAS OSBORNE

SVFD has hired 14 new Firefighters to the SVFD Team.  Recruit training began Tuesday, September 3 at the Fire Training Center and will run for 15 weeks. Lucas Osborne is one of our new recruits!                             Through his education Lucas has demonstrated […]

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Read More


X
X