|Chula Vista’s Deputy Fire Chief/Fire Marshal Justin Gipson and Fire Captain Robert Nelson were recognized by the Chula Vista City Council for achieving Professional Credentialing from the Commission on Professional Credentialing (CPC), an entity of the Center for Public Safety Excellence, Inc (CPSE). The two recently completed a stringent process to receive their exemplary awards.
Chief Gipson, a 13-year member of the Fire Department, achieved his Fire Marshal designation and Captain Nelson, who has 20 years with the Department, achieved his Fire Officer designation. The award requires an assessment of the applicant’s education, experience, professional development, technical competencies, contributions to the profession, and community involvement. In addition, all applicants are required to identify future professional development plans. The Fire Marshal honor to Chief Gipson by the CPC is one of only 40 worldwide.
Posted: September 19, 2012