Government Links for Hoke County
City of Raeford-The official site of the City of Raeford, NC
County of Hoke-The official site of the County of Hoke, NC
Raeford/Hoke County Visitors Site-Local information and links
North Carolina Department of Transportation-Hoke County State Road Conditions
Hoke County Public Safety Links
|Hillcrest Fire Department||Hoke County Sheriff's Office or Facebook Page|
|Rockfish Fire Department||Raeford Police Department|
|Puppy Creek Fire Department||Cape Fear Valley EMS-Hoke|
|North Raeford Fire Department||Raeford/Hoke County Emergency Communications|
|West Hoke Fire Department||Hoke County Emergency Management/Fire Marshal or Facebook Page|
|Stonewall Fire Department||North Carolina Forest Service-Hoke County Office|
|Pinehill Fire Department|
|South Antioch Fire Department|
|City of Raeford Fire Department|
|Aberdeen Fire Department-Station 42||or Facebook Page|
The North Carolina Association of Rescue and Emergency Medical Services, Inc.
The North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency
FEMA-Emergency Management Institute Independent Study (IS) Courses Page
The North Carolina Department of Insurance-Office of the State Fire Marshal
Operational Links of Interest
Boron Extrication Emergency Response Guides
Hybrid Hazards Co.
NFPA Emergency Response Guides
The above sites provide good training and resource documentation for public safety responders response to special vehicles (fuel cell, air bags, hybrids, etc.).
Check this site for vehicle recalls.
Other Training Opportunities
Big Rig Rescue Big Rig Rescue was developed by Billy Leach. This class is the standard of the industry because it was developed and is taught by the standard of the industry. Billy Leach is recognized internationally as a leader in extrication education and training.
Big Lift University-The focus will be the effective use of air bag rescue systems (high, medium, & low pressure) and strut/cribbing support. During this training you learn how to safely move several thousand pound vehicles/objects and how to stabilize them. Billy Leach is one of many nationally known instructors who teach this course.
Farm Medic-A nationally known course that deals specifically with agricultural machinery emergencies.