Bridging the Divide - A Diversity & Inclusion Training

Creating a safe and healthy fire or EMS department requires awareness and acceptance of differences among people in all communities and professions. This course discusses examples and different ways to recognize opportunities to embrace diversity and develop an inclusive environment for all. It will also outline examples of situations to avoid that can have a negative impact on your organization.

David Denniston

Director of Risk Management

Emergency Services Insurance Program

As Director of Risk Management for Emergency Services Insurance Program with McNeil & Co, Dave works with emergency service organizations across the US . He is the Past Chief of The Cortlandville Fire Department in Upstate New York and A Fire Commissioner in the Virgil Fire District. Dave serves Cortland County as a Deputy Fire Coordinator and is a Director for the Association of Fire Districts in the State of NY. Dave served as the Foundation Secretary for the NVFC. His experience also includes being Treasurer of several non-profit organizations and a Board Member for the First National Bank of Dryden.  


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8 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  9/12 points to pass
8 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  9/12 points to pass
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No credits available  |  Certificate available
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