While the Central local is not particularly active at the local level, the members are very active within the association. They regularly participate in the spring and fall training conferences and are diligent about staying in touch with the direction of FIANS and other members of the association.
The Highland local meets on a regular basis throughout the year to discuss code related topics and issues of interest to the members. Over the next year, we hope to incorporate some guest speakers into our meetings so our members can get the latest industry information.
The Cape Breton local helps members provide enforcement, advice and recommendations through the Fire Safety Act to fire departments, police, ministries, local government, and the public on fire related matters. Our local meets regularly to discuss these matters and how they concern different areas with in Cape Breton.
South Shore local:
Our local meets on a regular basis, we discuss and give clarification on any fire safety concern that our members have encountered on the job. Our goal is to make our local businesses safe, educate people on fire safety and to help save lives.
The Valley local is a group of dedicated fire officials who meet quarterly to discuss relevant issues of the day and to help align inspection requirements amongst our municipalities. Our goal is to achieve and improve fire and life safety for all.