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GFD Welcomes New Members at Orientation Sessions

On Saturday and Sunday, the Grafton Fire Department held two, 6-hour orientation sessions for new members joining the department. The orientation sessions covered the basic structure of the department, emergency/non-emergency operational policies, issuing equipment/PPE gear, a tour of the station/apparatus, and much more.


In total, 8 new members are joining the department:

  • 3 members already come to the department with Fire or EMS certifications
  • 4 members will be attending Firefighter 1 during the fall semester
  • 1 member will be attending Fall EMT school


The Officers and Membership of the Grafton Fire Department would like to welcome all of the new members to the department.



New GFD members review operating guidelines during the Saturday orientation session.


On Sunday, new members are seen reviewing department communications and alerting procedures.