Instructor Daniel Nelms

Daniel Nelms has been a career firefighter for the Nashville (TN) Fire Department for 7 years. He is currently assigned to the south side of the city to 26 Engine. He is also a Shift Commander with the Pleasant View Volunteer Fire Department, where he has volunteered for 15 years. He is a Senior Instructor /Co-Owner of Nelms Fire Company. He is a State of Tennessee Journeymen Firefighter, a certified Fire Instructor, and Fire Officer, as well as a nationally certified AEMT.  

Instructing: C16 – Engine Company: Before The Alarm Strikes / C17 – VES: An Aggressive Search Technique / H11 – Big Engine, Small Crew: Being Street Smart With Minimum Staffing