Recent Activity at the New Fire Service Training Bureau Location
By Chief Duane Hendrickson
August 28, 2020

Two newsworthy events occurred at the new location of the Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau at Camp Dodge, 7105 NW 70th, Johnston, Iowa.
The first was the retirement of Jim Kenkel, Special Programs Manager on July 23, 2020. Pictured are Chief Roger Bissen, IFCA Vice President, Jim Kenkel and Chief Duane Hendrickson, IFCA Sec/Tres.
The second event was the Open House of the Training Bureau on August 12, 2020. Pictured L to R are: Chief Wayne Schipper, Ret., IFCA Past President, Ellen Hagen, IFCA SFSERC Rep., Chief Duane Hendrickson, IFCA Sec/Tres, Iowa National Guard Brigadier General Stephen Osborn, Johnston Mayor, Paula Dierenfeld, Chief David Schipper, IFCA President, Bureau Chief John Kraemer, Fire Marshal Dan Wood, DPS Commissioner Stephen K. Bayens, Chief Roger Bissen, IFCA Vice President and Chief Jim Clark, Johnston Fire Chief.