"The organization is comprised of fire agencies and other individuals interested in providing quality fire service training for Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson counties."
The Association will have no jurisdiction within any fire agency in the region other than to provide assistance in training by:
-establishment of an instructor pool for providing instruction
-providing training aids and materials through a regional resource
-utilizing the services of the Central Oregon Community College
-sponsoring area and regional fire schools within region
-promote firefighter safety through quality training
-present annually an "Instrucotr of the Year" award to a member of
the Central Oregon Fire Instructors Association.
The Association will, at the request of any Regional Fire Agency asking for assistance, provide the aforementioned services, to the best of its ability.