2020 Convention Update
The Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association has always been a forward-thinking organization and we are looking to lead by example to help ensure the health and welfare of our members and guests during the current COVID-19 public health emergency.
With that being said, your leadership has made the unprecedented decision to cancel the 2020 convention in Kingsport, TN.
We hope to see you at the 2021 convention in Kingsport.
About the Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association
The purpose of the Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association is to represent all firefighters, career and volunteer, throughout Southwest Virginia. The association sees that we are represented on both the state and federal levels, through our lobbyist and state representatives.
The Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association also works very closely with the Virginia Department of Fire Programs to get classes in southwest Virginia. Through training we become stronger and more proficient in our skills and abilities to protect our communities and neighbors. Training also keeps us healthier and safer as on organization.
The association also works closely with other organizations throughout the state such as the Virginia State Firefighter’s Association, and the Virginia Fire Chief’s Association.
The membership of the Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association is network of people and organizations that can come together as a group in a member’s time of need to provide support.
The Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association is now a Columbia Southern University Learning Partner. This affords all members and immediate family a 10% tuition discount and access to exclusive scholarship opportunities. The application for the first quarter Learning Partner Scholarship opened January 19th, 2020. One may also request a complimentary evaluation of your professional training, education […]
The Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association would like to welcome the Jonesville Volunteer Fire Department as the newest membsers of the Southwest Association. Jonesville Volunteer Fire Department is located in Lee County with 31 active members.
The Southwest Virginia Firefighter’s Association is now on the web, Facebook and Twitter. As a way to better share the information and networking for the Southwest Virginia Firefighters Association we are expanding our social media presence by adding more way to communicate with our members.