Training Spotlight: Obesity in the Fire Service

Monday, 16 June 2014

Obesity is prevalent in the fire and emergency services and can have a significant impact on the health and performance of a firefighter. The NVFC partnered with the HOPE Health Research Institute to conduct a study on obesity in the fire service. This course outlines the findings of the study and provides recommendations to combat obesity and improve overall health. Find the course in the NVFC Virtual Classroom.


Find motivation and inspiration through these stories of first responders who have succeeded in becoming heart-healthy.

Smoking puts your health at risk and increases your chances of many preventable illnesses, including heart disease. Find resources to quit smoking today.

Pump up your fitness routine with these exercises you can do at the station.

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