Oregon Fire Apparatus & Equipment Mechanics Association
                          "Safety Through Education"





  The 38th annual Oregon Fire Apparatus & Equipment Mechanics Association classes are over for 2018.

Thanks to all that attended and made our school another success.

Special thanks to

Al Conkle, Conkle's Fire Services

Ken Kempfer, Fox Valley Technical college

Mel, Schampers, Fox Valley Technical College

Kevin Rose & Rick Mello, Haldex Corp.

John Lightner, Cummins Northwest

Mike Thorn, Oregon Apparatus Repair

Hughes Fire Equipment, Pierce Instructor sponsorship

Keizer Fire Dist., Apparatus use

Stayton Fire Dist., Apparatus use

Clackamas Fire Dist. Apparatus use

Chemeketa College, Brooks campus


And all our Vendors,

Portwood parts

Baxter Auto Parts

Whelen Lighting


Cummins Northwest

Columbia Communications

Cascade fire

Braun Northwest

HME/ Rod Meade Enterprises

West Coast Hose Repair










Education Committee Chair

Rick Fletcher


 Do you have a maintenance problem and don't know where to find the answer?   Check out the "EVT Tech Talk" mechanics forum. 
Fellow mechanics, on this free website, may already have the answer to your question.  

The Oregon Fire Apparatus & Equipment Mechanics Association is a non-profit educational organization.

The purpose of this organization is to provide complete and comprehensive education and certification on the service and maintenance of emergency apparatus.

OFAEMA works with the Emergency Vehicle Technician Certification Program to assure that all of our preparation classes meet their education standards.  This will assure that the training mechanics receive at the local level is consistant with the training recognized by other states.

You can contact the Education committee by email or phone. rick@ofaema.org or 503-369-2053.


Next Board of Directors Meeting                

September 29th 2018

Keizer Fire

12:00 noon

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