Instructor Nicholas Papa

Nick is a lieutenant with the New Britain (CT) Fire Department, assigned to Engine 1; previously serving with Ladder 2 as a private.  He started out as a volunteer with the Newington (CT) Fire Department before joining the ranks of the NBFD.  Nick is a second-generation firefighter with fourteen years of experience.  He is a member of the UL-FSRI advisory panel for the Study on Coordinated Fire Attack in Acquired Structures.  Nick is a frequent contributor to Fire Engineering and a classroom instructor at FDIC International. 

Instructing: C04 – Tactical Ventilation: The Ins And Outs Of Opening Up / C38 – Lights Out: Knowing The Way When You Can’t See