Fire Department Will Conduct Live Fire Training on March 1
The Greensboro Fire Department plans to conduct live fire training at 3405 Owls Roost Rd., on Thursday, March 1, from approximately 8 am to 5 pm. These exercises will be for the 19 fire recruits that make up the 71st Greensboro Fire Department recruit class. This will be the first live fire training for these recruits. Heavy amounts of smoke may be present in the area, but should not pose hazards to the public. All structures utilized for live fire training by the Greensboro Fire Department meet compliance with NC DENR-Air Quality and NC Public Health regulations.
Live fire training provides the opportunity for firefighters to gain valuable practice and experience in fire control and extinguishment.