Fire Training Council

The Linn-Benton Fire Training Council (LBFTC) is made up of representatives from fire agencies in Linn and Benton counties, working in conjunction with the Business and Employer Services at Linn-Benton Community College (LBCC). The Training Council is an active affiliate of the Oregon Fire Instructors Association.

2016-2017 Training Council Officers

President - Doug Lilja, Philomath Fire
Vice President - Cary Vonasek, Tangent Fire
Secretary/Treasurer - John Tacy, Lebanon Fire

LBFTC Meetings

July 12,  2016
August - LBFTC does not meet
Sept. 13, 2016
Oct. 11, 2016  *will meet at Tangent Fire Station
Nov. 8, 2016
Dec. 13, 2016 *will meet at Halsey-Shedd Fire Station

Location:  Linn Benton Community College Room, WH120

If you need directions or have questions please contact:
Bonnie Smit at 

Refund/Cancellation policy for all Fire Training Council Classes:

If you have not paid and not canceled and don't show up for the class, you will be billed for the class. You are welcome to send a substitute if you are unable to attend. No refund unless cancellation is at least 5 days before the class.

To register for classes, please e-mail .