Firefighter Education Registration

Join us for our 10th annual

Free Firefighter Education Seminar

When: Saturday, February 26th, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: Apollo Career Center, 3325 Shawnee Rd., Lima, Ohio 45806

Lunch will be provided


Curt Isakson Curt Isakson, Battalion Chief


Curt “Ike” Isakson is a 30+ year veteran of the fire service, with experience working in volunteer, career, and combination departments in urban, suburban, rural, and countywide settings. He is currently a Battalion Chief for Escambia County Fire Rescue in Florida where he has worked for the last 21 years.

Before his time with Escambia, Curt was a Company Officer with the Pensacola Fire Department assigned to Heavy Rescue 31 for 9 years. His fire service experience started at a young age as a Junior Firefighter with the Midway Fire Protection District and rose through the ranks to Captain.

Curt has served the organizations below as a speaker, presenter, instructor, or consultant.

  • FDIC Lecturer
  • FDIC HOT Instructor
  • Firehouse Expo Keynote
  • Firehouse Expo
  • Firehouse World
  • Brass Tacks Hard Facts Video
  • FOOLS International Convention
  • Portland Fire Conference
  • Orlando Fire Conference

Bowling Green State University

Metro Atlanta Fire Conference

Wichita Fire Conference

UL Coordinated Fire Attack Panel Member

University of Missouri State Fire School

CFT Fire School

Managed Monthly Topic Training for multiple (automatic aid) departments for seven (7) years

Course Topics: It’s Worth The Risk & Gallons Per Second

Sign up for our class

Registration is full but if you would to be placed on a waiting list, email Ben Swartz.

If you have any questions, call/text Ben Swartz at (419) 231-6567 or email at