Mission Statement:To provide effective leadership and education to fire and emergency service instructors in the State of Ohio.
Vision Statement: To be recognized and respected as one of the premier fire and emergency service organizations offering the highest quality or educational excellence to Ohio's fire service. 
 
 

Officers

Single Annual Membership to OSFSI - $40 When paying with Paypal please list instructors name or attendees name as the buyer. Please complete and mail you application. Thank You

President

David S. Belcher

614-206-0946
belcher591@yahoo.com

Vice President

Jeremy Linn
Cell: 937-244-0151

linnj@clarkstate.edu

Secretary-Treasurer

Charlie Dixon
Cell: 740-403-6034

ohiofireinstructors8895@gmail.com

Area Director A (Southeast)

Brent Gates
Work: 740-255-4541
c901ncfd@gmail.com

 

 

Area Director B (Northeast)

Mike Raymond
Work 330-201-1059
pineapple1045@yahoo.com

Area Director C (Northwest)

Thomas D. Bentley

Cell: 419-266-1760

tbentley8505@gmail.com
 

Area Director D (Southwest)

Brian Leciejewski

Cell: 937-408-0680

bleciejewski@springfieldohio.gov

Area Director E (At Large)

Jack Smith
Ohio Fire Academy
8895 E. Main St.
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Work: 614-644-0523
jack.smith@com.state.oh.us

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Events

2020 Calendar of OSFSI Events:

 

    

  • 2020 Annual Instructor Development Symposium will be held in late fall  as a virtual event! Please be sure to follow us on our Facebook Page and other Social Media for additional training and information!

 
 

ABOUT US

The Ohio Society of Fire Service Instructors is the state chapter of the International Society of Fire Service Instructors. The I.S.F.S.I. is recognized as the leader in professional services for fire training and education specialists. Through the Ohio Chapter you can have input into what is happening in fire service training and education.

OBJECTIVES

  • To provide effective leadership and education of the fire service personnel;

  • To promote acceptance and understanding of education and training in this field.

 

  • To hold periodic conferences for the study of training problems and to publish papers, reports and discussions thereof;

 

  • To encourage research and special studies, to develop and review educational programs, materials, and procedures.

 

  • To cooperate with other Associate Societies and educational institutions in carrying out these objectives.

 

BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP IN THE O.S.F.S.I.

 

  • Development of greater skills as an instructor through better exchange of ideas and materials

 

  • Utilize first hand information from other skilled instructors through seminars and workshops.

 

  • Be up-to-date as to training materials available with published resource lists both local and national

 

  • Promote acceptance and understanding of education and training in the Fire Service.

 

  • Receive information as to quality and validity of published texts and training aids through opinions of other instructors.

 

WHO CAN BECOME A MEMBER O.S.F.S.I.

 

  • Anyone who is interested in the mission of the OSFSI

 

Contact US

OSFSI
450 West Wilson Bridge Road
Suite 150
Worthington, Ohio 43085

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