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September NHAFC Business Meeting

Lakes Region Community College

379 Belmont Road, Laconia, NH 03246

September 8, 2022, 09:00 AM

Breakfast ($16.00)

Tour of Facility

Business Meeting

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The NH Hazmat Collaborative Conference Is Back!


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The Annual New Hampshire Hazardous Materials Conference will be held on September 27 & 28, 2022 at the Margate Resort on Lake Winnipesauke 24 Lake Street Laconia, NH 03246. The Conference is presented by the New Hampshire Hazardous Materials Collaborative Council in collaboration with the New Hampshire Fire Chiefs Association.
Tuesday,  September 27
07:30 – 08:30          Registration
08:30 – 09:00          Welcome and the state of Haz Mat in New Hampshire, FMO
09:00 – 11:30          Lithium Battery Fires, Christina Baxter
11:30 – 12:30          Lunch
12:30 – 16:30          Lithium Battery Fires (continued)
Wednesday,  September 28
07:30 – 08:30          Registration
08:30 – 10:00          Emerging Threats in Haz Mat, Christina Baxter
10:15 – 11:30          NH DES and NH SP Bomb Squad
11:30 – 12:30          Lunch
12:30 – 14:15          Haz Mat RIT, Mark Sicuso, Norwich CT FD & US&R MATF-1
14:30 – 16:30          PEAC Software (Please bring your laptop computer)
Lodging accommodations can be made through the Margate Resort:
There is a $25 Registration fee to cover meals and refreshments. 
Payment may be made to New Hampshire Fire Chiefs Association on their Web site: https://www.nhafc.org/
Or by check to:
c/o Stephen Carrier, Treasurer
39 Cherry Valley Road
Gilford, NH 0349





Our Purpose and Beliefs

The purpose of this organization shall be to:
  • Promote and develop professionalism in all aspects of the fire service including, but not limited to emergency medical services, emergency management, and the protection of life, property and the environment. ·
  • Promote research and effective and efficient methods of suppression, prevention, training, and public education as it relates to all aspects of the fire service. ·
  • Promote and lobby for legislative changes that will aid the fire service in carrying out its functions. ·
  • Provide leadership qualities for the New Hampshire Fire Service and such other matters as the interest of the Fire Service may, from time to time, bring to our attention.




Providing Leadership, Education, and Advocacy for the New Hampshire Fire Service.
The Vision of the NHAFC is to create a self-sustaining organization that promotes leadership, mentoring, development and empathy in the NH Fire Service. 
The organization shall foster an atmosphere of creativity, cohesiveness, professionalism, and integrity as its core value.