Thank you to our members, vendors and sponsors for attending the 45th annual Symposium.  Many thanks to the Symposium Committee for providing a great educational and networking event!

If you want current, relevant information about your job, advocacy for pending legislation, networking with professionals, or just want to discuss an issue with another chief, you need the Illinois Fire Chiefs Association. The Illinois Fire Chiefs Association (IFCA) is a professional organization dedicated to promote excellence in the fire service. IFCA is a participatory, member-run coalition of fire chiefs and officers from municipal fire departments, fire protection districts, industrial fire brigades, government fire agencies – volunteer and paid members, large and small organizations, new and old members. Every part of the State of Illinois is represented. Membership is open to all Illinois fire chiefs and officers.

The Illinois Fire Chiefs Educational & Research Foundation is a not-for-profit 501 (C) (3) charitable organization to benefit the Illinois Fire and EMS organizations. The Foundation Board of Directors is entrusted with the oversight of private fund raising while offering educational programs and courses. The Foundation also awards and manages educational scholarships, grants, and special projects. Please visit our page to view the many services that we provide.

Illinois Fire Chiefs Educational & Research Foundation 

2015 Annual Golf Outing

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IFCA Educational & Research Foundation Fire Officer Courses

Registration is now open for the 2014& 2015 Fire Officer I & II Certification Courses

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Group Purchasing Made Easy

The FireRescue GPO is a national group purchasing program. In partnership with the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and its divisions, the FireRescue GPO brings you group purchasing savings through the collective buying power of fire departments across the country.

To start saving money, click on the GPO logo now!

Illinois Fire Chiefs Association

PEAS Announcement 

 Palos Fire Protection District Seeks Fire Chief

Be Prepared for Promotion/Leadership Workshops - Fall 2015

2015 Fall Flyer

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IFIA Seminar
Advanced Legal Aspects for the Code Official
August 18, 2015

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IFCA Website Sponsors