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Jason J. Zigmont, MA, NREMT-P

Jason J. Zigmont, MA, NREMT-P Jason Zigmont , MA, NREMT-P, is an EMS instructor, executive director of the Center for Public Safety Education and the founder of VolunteerFD.org. He's also a PhD candidate in adult learning at the University of Connecticut. Contact him at jason@psecenter.org.

content by Jason J. Zigmont, MA, NREMT-P

Don't Hesitate -- Educate: Funding education as a recruitment & retention tool

Providing access to higher education, both within and outside your organization, is an important benefit to offer.


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Responding to the Masses: A special letter gets a special reply

David Grass Sr., EMS chief of the Pine Bush (N.Y.) Volunteer Ambulance Corp provides us with a great view into his organization.


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It's Not Just a Title: The importance of having a 'chief'

What is the top leader in your organization called? This article may persuade you that all EMS top leaders should be "chiefs" in order for EMS to gain equality in the public safety industry.


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Divvy Up the Cash: Why we must budget & also share the wealth

Does your volunteer organization struggle to maintain your building, equipment and basic needs? Or do you have so much money you aren't sure how to spend it appropriately, keep members happy and avoid turning into a commercial entity? This article offers a solution for volunteer organizations struggling with not enough or too much money.


Problems & Solutions: Finding the best practices for your organization

This column, subtitled "Your Challenges, Your Solutions," gives volunteers a chance to think about themselves and their organizations.


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