Florida Fire Marshals and Inspectors Association and
the Polk County Fire Rescue Presents
A Morning of Education
Instructor: John Adler, FFMIA Regional Director
Alachua County, Fire Marshal/Division Chief
(3 Contact hours approved for Fire Code Administrator,
Fire Safety Inspector and Fire Service Instructors)
Ag Buildings and Fire Prevention: 2hr.
Ag exempt buildings and agri-tourism operations have become a growing concern for fire prevention officials. This 2-hour course discusses how to identify ag exempt buildings and agri-tourism operations. It discusses the different exemptions and allowances as present by Florida State Statutes and the Florida Administrative Code. At the end of the session, students will have a better understanding of the role fire prevention plays in these operations.
Fire Prevention Legislative Updates: 1 hr.
The course prevents an overview of fire and life safety legislation currently being considered in the State of Florida.
Date: Friday February 16th, 2024.
Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Center for Public Safety - Auditorium
1251 Jim Keene Boulevard
Winter Haven, FL 33880
Instructor: Division Chief / Fire Marshal John Adler
Division Chief Adler is a 27-year veteran of the Fire Service. Starting at age 17 as a Fire Rescue Explorer, he has held several top positions including Deputy Fire Chief (Hardee County Fire Rescue), Captain of New Construction (Polk County Fire Rescue), and currently Division Chief / Fire Marshal (Alachua County Fire Rescue). He currently holds dual designations from the Center for Public Safety Excellence as a Chief Fire Officer and Fire Marshal. A strong supporter of continuing education in the fire service, he believes that adding “more tools to the toolbox” enhances the working experience of those in the fire service.
Cost: Free for members of the FFMIA
Not an FFMIA member? Complete the New Member application and pay the membership fee of $95.00 to be able to use the member rate.
Point of Contact:
|John Adler, CFO, FM, MIFireE
Fire Marshal / Division Chief
911 SE 5th ST • Gainesville • FL • 32601
352-384-3107 (office) • 863-781-1452 (mobile) • 352-384-3157 (fax)
Philip Oakes, Training Coordinator 407-232-2807
RN: Ag Bldg.-19494, Legislature-134069
Class: Ag Bldg.-134067, Legislature-134070