Recent Calls
Fri. Apr 3rd 2015
WATER RESCUES AND OTHER CALLS

The Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District had a busy Friday responding to 12 calls within 20 hours.  Fire...

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Sat. Feb 21st 2015
Firefighters Rescue 12 Horses

The TSCFD responded in the 6200 block of Mount Washington Road to the report of 12 horses trapped when the roof  failed ...

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Wed. Feb 4th 2015
Firefighters Assist Nelson County

The Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District was requested to assist Northeast Nelson County Fire District o...

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News Headlines
Wed. Apr 8th 2015
March 2015 Fire Chief's Summary

Fire Loss: $5,000Fire Inspections: 21 with 27 Violations                    ...

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Fri. Mar 27th 2015
RECRUIT TRAINING AND APPARATUS TRAINING

RECRUIT TRAINING Recruit Training: Fire Behavior Time: 7:00 pmDate: 4/9/2015Instructor: TBD Recruit Training: Commu...

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Tue. Mar 10th 2015
NOTICE TO THOSE THAT VOTE AT THE TAYLORSVILLE FIRE STATION

The Spencer County Board of Elections voted to move the polling location for precincts North Campbranch D103, D104, D105 and ...

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JR Firefighters Program

KENTUCKY FIRE COMMISSION JR. FIREFIGHTERS PROGRAM

General Requirements

  • Shall not be substituted for trained of age personnel
  • Shall not use tobacco, alcohol products or illegal drugs of any type
  • Shall not drive fire department vehicles
  • Shall not be permitted to drive directly to any incident scene unless determined by department SOP's
  • Shall be of age 14-17
  • Shall be completed both an application and parental consent form
  • Shall be issued full PPE

Educational Requirements

  • Shall have graduated from high school or be enrolled in school and meet the attendance requirements as set forth by federal
  • Shall maintain a cumulative GPA of at least the equivalent of the letter "C" (2.0) in all core curriculum
  • Shall not participate in any fire department activities during regular school hours unless an authorized school function

Training Requirements

  • Age 14 are only permitted to attend classroom training and observe the skills and/or hands-on portion of the training evolutions
  • Age 15-17 when properly equipped with PPE are permitted to participate in classroom and/or skills/hands-on training evolutions in the following areas:
  • A. Administration & Orgaization
  • B. Safety
  • C. Communications
  • D. Fire Behavior (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • E. Portable Extinguishers (Using a burn pan no larger than 36" X 36" only)
  • F. Personal Protective Equipment
  • G. Forcible Entry (May include power/hydraulic tools when under direct instructor supervision)
  • H. Ventilation (May include power saws when under direct supervision and when secured with fall protection)
  • I. Ropes (May include high angle awareness level evlutions when using NFPA approved standards and equipment)
  • J. Ladders (Shall include the usage of a ladder belt or safety harness for fall prevention)
  • K. Hose/nozzles/appliances (not to exceed hand lines greater than 2 inchs.
  • L. Foam (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • M. Fire Control (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • N. Salvage (Shall be under direct instructor supervision)
  • O. Overhaul (Shall be under direct instructor supervision)
  • P. Emergency Medical Care (CPR and First Aid)
  • Q. Rescue ( Shall not include ice, swift water, or dive response training conditions.  Such training classes as but not limited to trench rescue, confined space, high angle awareness level, collapse, and extrication may be permitted when under direct instructor supervision.)
  • R. Water Supply
  • S. Sprinkers
  • T. Hazardous Materials (SHall not be subject to any immediate danger to life or health atmosphere, however simulated hot zone training may be permitted.)
  • U. Fire Prevention/Public Education
  •  V. Building Construction
  • W. Aircraft Crash/Fire-Rescue (Shall not include live fire evolutions)
  • X. Emergency Disaster Planning
  • Y. Fire Investigations (SHall not include any IDLH atmosphere)
  • Z. Pump Operations
  • CC. Drivers Training (Shall only be by a licensed driver and only on a closed cone course under direct instructor supervision.)
  • FC Survival and Rescue
  • FC. Wildland Awarenss (SHall not include live fire evolutions.)

 

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Mon. Apr 20th 2015
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Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District
PO Box 491
Taylorsville, KY 40071
Non-Emergency: 502-477-3228
Emergency: 911