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EMS Division

The EMS Division was established to provide a forum for those persons responsible or involved in EMS and/or Fire-EMS services in IFCA Member agencies together to discuss issues, solve problems, increase awareness and promote legislation which enhances EMS services in Idaho.  The true beneficiary of such actions are the citizens and visitors to Idaho.

EMS Division Contact:

Fire Chief Christopher Way

Kootenai County Fire & Rescue

1590 E. Seltice Way

Post Falls, ID 83854

Phone:  208-777-8500

Prevention Division

The IFCA's Fire Prevention Officers (FPO) Division was established to further the professional advancement of the fire service through education, training, legislation, and other means as may be available. They also formed to ensure and maintain greater protection of life and property from fire, natural and man made disaster, or other sudden emergencies. At 50 members, the FPO Division is the largest Division within the IFCA. 

To carry out their purpose, the Division actively seeks to:

  • Advise the Idaho Fire Chief's Association in matters pertaining to fire prevention
  • Promote fire safety information throughout the state of Idaho through public education programs, conferences and training seminars
  • Participate in the code development process
  • Serve as a watchdog on legislative matters
  • Serve as an advocate and educational source for life saving tools such as smoke detectors and automatic fire sprinkler systems

Fire Prevention Officers (FPO) Division Contact:  

Deputy Chief Prevention Joe Bongiorno Division President

Meridian Fire Department

33 E. Broadway Ave., Suite 210

Meridian, ID 83642

Phone:  208-888-1234

Training Division

IFCA Training Officers Division 

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The mission of the Idaho Fire Chiefs Association, Training Division is to increase the level of public and emergency service provider safety through standardized, accountable, and accessible training and education

Training Officers (TO) Division Contact:

Deputy Chief Bill Deruyter

Coeur d'Alene Fire Department

320 E. Foster Ave.

Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: 208-769-2340


Volunteer Division

The mission of the Idaho Fire Chiefs Association, Volunteer Division is to represent the interests of the volunteer fire, EMS, and rescue services chief officers in Idaho.. IFCA provides invaluable tools, resources, programs, and advocacy for volunteer first responders across the state.

Fire Chief Steve Hull

Cascade Rural Fire Department

109 East Pine St.

Cascade, ID 83611

Phone: 208-382-3200

Idaho Fire Chiefs Association
P.O. Box 2133   Boise, Idaho   83701-2133
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