The Training Officer is a direct representative of the Fire Chief and is responsible for the organization, administration and execution of practical courses of instruction in fire fighting for all line personnel in the department, both career and volunteer. Duties include, planning and directing programs for all fire fighting and ambulance personnel. Gives instruction in the use of new equipment, modern fire fighting and life saving techniques. Supervises training carried on by company officers on a prearranged schedule, supervises training and drills in the volunteer fire companies of the City of Danbury. Is responsible for all record keeping concerning daily training, company training and individual training records.