IAFF Legislative Conference

Learn about IAFF priority legislation and advocate directly with elected officials on key federal issues. Contact the IAFF or your local leaders for more information.

Fire Ops 101

Hammer Federal Training Center 2890 Horn Rapids Road, Richland, Washington

IAFF 7th District Fire Ops 101 provides local IAFF affiliates an opportunity to invite elected officials and members of the media to experience the time critical, highly technical, labor intensive work of fire fighters and paramedics. IAFF 7th DVP Ricky Walsh has provided registration materials to local leaders. A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard Richland Columbia Point. The rate is $139.00. Reservations must be made by February 19, 2024. Find a link here. For more…

IAFF – WSCFF Jointly Sponsored Educational Seminar

Hilton Hotel, Vancouver 301 W 6th St, Vancouver,, Washington, United States

Network with WSCFF members from across Washington state, learn new skills and strategies, explore beautiful Vancouver, Washington. WSCFF locals may send as many participants as they deem necessary. An agenda and registration materials will be posted in February. Officers must register participants. Contact your local leaders or the WSCFF office for more information


IAFF Communications Training Academy

The IAFF Communications Training Academy (CTA) provides a unique opportunity to expand your communications skills and give you the tools needed to effectively advance the cause of fire fighters. You’ll also receive training in the newest technology to best advance our mission. Contact the IAFF or IAFF 7th District VP Ricky Walsh for more information.

IAFF Political Training Academy

Developed through FIREPAC, the IAFF’s A. Michael Mullane Political Training Academy educates and assists campaign veterans and political newcomers alike on how to run for elected office, manage a political campaign, or direct an affiliate’s political action program. Contact the IAFF or IAFF 7th District VP Ricky Walsh for more information.

2024 New Fire Fighter Conference

Red Lion Columbia Center 1101 N Columbia Center Blvd, Kennewick, Washington, United States

The 2024 IAFF 7th District New Fire Fighter Conference is scheduled May 14-16 at the Red Lion Columbia Center in Kennewick.  A welcome reception will be held on May 14. This is a great opportunity for those who have been in the fire service five years or less to learn the role of a union fire fighter, to meet and network with fellow fire fighters from the IAFF 7th District - Montana, Idaho, Alaska, and Washington. Local leaders must register…

IAFF Convention 2024

IAFF 57th Convention Boston, Massachusetts Consult your local leaders or contact the IAFF for more information.