Pep Talks


Occurs on Saturday November 3 2018

All Day Event


Performance Notes


The first Annual “Pep Talks” honors the life of Torrington Fire Department Deputy Chief Christopher T. Pepler with an all-day fire service educational seminar.  

Seminar Classes

  • Operations at Private Dwelling Fires by First Due Fire Companies
    Captain (ret.) Michael Dugan, FDNY

  • The Dangers of Smoke
    Chief of Training Douglas Cline, Horry County Fire Rescue

  • ​The Seven C’s of Fire Officer Trust
    Chief John Alston, New Haven FD

  • Cancer Awareness and Prevention for the Modern Educated Firefighter
    Lt. Jeff Sneller, Manchester Fire-Rescue-EMS

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