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Virginia Department of Fire Programs

The Virginia Department of Fire Programs (VDFP) coordinates and delivers specialized training across the Commonwealth to emergency response personnel.

Agency Info

Technical Rescue Teams have been designated in seven (7) divisions through out the Commonwealth. They provide specialized emergency response services such as: Trench Rescue, Confined Space Rescue, Vehicle Rescue, Water Rescue, Rope Rescue, Farm Machinery Rescue, Structural Collapse Rescue, and Wilderness Search Rescue.

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For additional help regarding this service, please contact the Virginia Department of Fire Programs.

For general help and information please contact:
Jamey Brads
By phone at (804) 249-1984
By email at

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