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A Morning of Education 2 classes - 3 hrs.

  • July 12, 2024
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Putnam County Emergency Operations Center, 410 S. State Road 19 Palatka, Fl. 32177
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  • This program is free for members


Florida Fire Marshals and Inspectors Association 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 July 12th, 2024.

Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Putnam County Emergency Operations Center
410 S. State Road 19
Palatka, Fl. 32177

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
Fire Rescue
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-19495
Class: Ag Bldg.-136157, Legislature-136158

Address: P.O. Box 325 Hobe Sound, Florida 33475-0325        Frequently Asked Questions          

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