Congratulations to FF/EMT Nick Smoot on successfully passing the NFPA 1041-12 Fire Instructor I certification, administered by the Virginia Department of Fire Programs and endorsed by the National Board on Fire Service Professional Qualifications. This rigorous 42-hour class was presented as part of a partnership between Stafford County Fire & Rescue Department and the Spotsylvania County Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Management Department. Mr. Smoot will continue this education with NFPA 1021-14 Fire Officer I beginning in January 2019.