Thank you to everyone who participated in Training Day 2019!
P.J. Norwood is a Deputy Chief Training Officer for the East Haven CT Fire Department and has served with the CT Army National Guard. P.J. is a FDIC classroom, workshop and HOT Instructor, Fire Engineering Advisory Panel Member, Fire Engineering book and video author “The Evolving Fireground – Researched Based Tactics” and the “Tactical Perspectives DVD Series. P.J. also serves on the UL-FSRI Technical Panel for the Study of Residential Attic Fire Mitigation Tactics and Exterior Fire Spread Hazards on Fire Fighter Safety. P.J. is a Public Safety Education Group advisory member for ULFSRI. He has lectured across the United States as well and overseas. He is certified to the Instructor II, Officer III, Fire Marshal and Paramedic level.
Sean Gray currently holds the rank of Fire Captain with Cobb County Fire and Emergency Services in Metro Atlanta and has been in the fire service since 1993. He has a bachelor’s degree in Fire Safety Engineering and is currently working on his master’s degree at the Naval Postgraduate School. He has been a member of multiple technical panels involving firefighter safety research and is an appointed member of the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute Advisory Board. Sean is a NFPA committee member for Fire Hose and Fire Service Training Facilities. He recently co-authored a PennWell Publications DVD and Book titled- The Evolving FireGround. He has also been published in multiple Fire Service magazines, is an FDIC H.O.T. Lead instructor, runs the website StopBelievingStartKnowing.com, and delivers evidence-based tactics training courses across the U.S