Founder / Retired Battalion Chief
Thirty years of Institutional knowledge as it relates to emergency operations and management
Provides training in the following areas
Paramedic Chabot College 1989
Bachelors of Science Union Institute & University 2007
Company Officer State Fire Training 2003
Chief Officer State Fire Training 2015
Fire Instructor 1 State Fire Training 2020
Hazmat instructor California Specialized Training Institute 2021
California Wildland Mitigation Specialist NFPA certification 2022
Special Assignments and Involvement
Owner Of Hazardous Materials Institute
Proving hazardous material and OSHA required training for industrial workers.
Planning Section Chief for Sierra College Fire Academy
Responsible for developing the Roseville Fire Academy schedule, developing the Hot Sheet, planning meetings, developing Incident Action Plans, and working closely with the Command Staff, instructors, and students.
Roseville Fire Department Battalion Chief
Responsible for the” C” shift Platoon- 33 personnel, 8 Engines, 2 Trucks, 3 Brush rigs, 2 Grass rigs, a Level 2 Hazmat team, and a medium-duty Rescue squad.
Assistant Haz-Mat Manager
Responsible for the evaluation, cost estimate, budget preparation, and justification for acquiring new equipment. Collaborated with Purchasing and vendor to secure equipment. Developed and delivered training to introduce new equipment and techniques to RFD Haz-Mat Specialists.
Fire Fighter of the Year
Awarded in 1998 and 2006 for exceptional contribution to the Roseville Fire Department.
An email will be sent to Rich Harlan the owner.