The ISFSI/Fire Engineering George D. Post Instructor of the Year Award is presented at the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) held in Indianapolis, Indiana. April 23-28, 2018.
This award recognizes individuals for extraordinary accomplishments in fire service training. The winner of the George D. Post Instructor of the Year Award will:
- have displayed a deep commitment to furthering the cause of the fire service through training;
- have advanced the cause of firefighter operational effectiveness and safety;
- have gone above and beyond the call of duty in training;
- have brought creativity and innovation to fire training programs, or will have shown great persistence in pursuing an innovative program; and
- have served as a positive role model for other fire instructors and firefighters throughout the country.
The George D. Post Instructor of the Year Award marks individual accomplishments. Therefore, while members of an instructional team or ad-hoc training group, for example, will be considered, nominations in the name of a dire department or training academy are not eligible.
Nominations must be received by December 31, 2017. Send them to Diane Rothschild, George D. Post Instructor of the Year Award, Fire Engineering, 21-00 Route 208 South, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410-2602.