What Fuels Your Fire?

Whether you do it for the excitement, the tradition, or the sense of family, when you answer the call to be a volunteer firefighter you are becoming an invaluable member of your community.

Volunteers of all skill levels and abilities are needed to do administrative and operational work.

Make sure there's always someone there to answer the call in your town.


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About VWSOur program helps recruit, retain volunteers

Currently 19 departments are participating in the VWS program. View the List

Upcoming Events & Annoucements

Leadership Workshop: Overcoming Conflict Through Tactical Leadership
Location: Co-locating with Tennessee River Weekend
Hardin County High School -- Auditorium
Savannah, Tennessee
Date/Time: Saturday, November 3 9am-5pm CT
Register for the Workshop Now!
You do not have to attend Tennessee River Weekend to attend this free event.

Reimbursement for NFPA 1582 Physicals Available!
The TFCA has opened the application period for reimbursement of NFPS 1582 physicals for new firefighters.
Learn more and download the application.

Tenn. VWS launches statewide volunteer firefighter recruitment videos.
Watch the PSA videos now

Customizable Tennessee Recruitment Marketing Materials
Now Available for Download!