Willow Green Ct. Fire

Willow Green Ct Fire – Feb 25, 2013 – RVFD and MCFRS units responded to a reported fire on the rear deck of a house on Willow Green Ct. in Potomac. A733, first arriving unit, reported heavy fire in the rear of the house with extension to the garage and interior. Read more »

Live Fire Training

Live Fire Training – March, 3, 2012 – RVFD members participated in a live fire training exercise on Ambleside Dr. in Potomac. Eleven different scenarios were conducted which allowed firefighters to experience live fires in a controlled, safe manner. The training session, organized by Deputy Chief Bill Dunn, followed all safety procedures specified in the NFPA 1403 standard. Over 40 members participated in the all day training – Photos taken by Beverly Jensen Photos taken by Ed Tenney. Read more »

RVFD Assists with Firehouse Expo Training

RVFD Assists With Firehouse Expo Training – July 24, 2007 Firehouse Expo 2007 was invited again this year to host Hands-On Training in Rockville. Rockville firefighters assisted Firehouse Expo instructors with training, equipment, and apparatus. This years training covered engine and truck company operations. Read more »

Third Rockville Volunteer Attends Training In Nevada

Third Rockville Volunteer Attends Training In Nevada – January 31, 2005 to February 3, 2005 – The Rockville Volunteer Fire Department sent its third volunteer to the Department of Energy’s Responding to Terrorist Incidents in Your Community: Flammable-Liquid Fire Fighting Techniques for Municipal and Rural Firefighters at the University of Nevada, Reno Fire Science Academy in Elko, Nevada. Read more »

Live Burn

Live Burn – On March 4, 2004 Rockville Volunteer Fire Department, Winfield Community Volunteer Fire Department, and Laytonsville District Volunteer Fire Department participated in a live fire training exercise. Photos by Ed Tenney Read more »