Tag Archives: training

Enrollment Deadline Extended For Fire Academy

The deadline for enrollment has been extended for the 2017 Steamboat Springs Fire and Rescue Fire Academy. The academy provides entry-level training for those who may be interested in a career as a firefighter. Steamboat has full-time, part-time, and reserve fire fighters on staff. Individuals who Continue reading

Fire Fighter Training May Start Sunday

Steamboat fire fighters will be using a duplex on Riverside Drive this month, for fire training activities. The department plans to use the building 3 to 4 times a week over the next three weeks for various exercises. Training will take place from 9 to 5 and could start as early as Sunday. No active fires will Continue reading

Stay Safe While You Ride

May is motorcycle awareness month in Colorado. As part of the effort to increase motorcycle safety in the state, CDOT is encouraging all riders to take part in a motorcycle operator training course, to develop and Continue reading

Steamboat Police Chief Named To State Board

Steamboat Police Chief Cory Christensen has been appointed to the Colorado Peace Officers Standard and Training Board by Governor Hickenlooper. The board is made up of professionals and experts from law and law enforcement communities. The POST board Continue reading

High Avalanche Danger This Weekend

There will be considerable avalanche danger this weekend due to the heavy snowfall over the past few weeks, most notably in the Steamboat and Flat Tops areas. 12 to 16 inches of snow has fallen in the last 24 hours in areas of North Continue reading

Snowmobile Avalanche Training

AVALANCHE WARNINGThe Northwest Colorado Snowmobile Club will hold free avalanche training this Saturday. The training will begin at the Freeman Trail Head at 9:30 Saturday morning. Those attending will need a snowmobile to access the trail. Training will Continue reading