Get Ready Riverton - Mid Winter Fire School coming this week

Riverton is the site of this weekend's annual Mid-Winter Fire School hosted by the Riverton Fire Department. Some 400 firefighters from across the region are expected for the three-day-long event, which begins with registration and a trade show on Friday, according to RFD Chief Scott Walters, who coordinates the event. Venues all across the community will be in use, including Fire Stations #1 and #4, Central Wyoming College and the Wyoming State Fire Academy. Classes and hands-on training events occur on Saturday and Sunday. [image: Inline image 1] High Angle rescue training at the Wyoming Fire Academy. [image: Inline image 2] *Basic pumper truck operation was one class conducted last year at Central Wyoming College with firefighters from Wamsutter, Rawlins, Powell and Worland plus Riverton and Fremont County Fire. * *[image: Inline image 3]* *Firefighting Cadets learned basics at Mid-Winter Fire School.* *Feature Photo: **Firefighters attacked a natural gas fire at the Wyoming Fire Academy. * * All photos: Pitchengine Communities from file * *#county10 #news *