Welcome to Fireline!
Fireline has a new phone number, (970) 493-1414. Please update your records.
Fireline Training & Consulting is a leader in the effort to elevate workplace writing standards and skills. Fireline offers
meaningful and context-relevant writing seminars to help people in the workforce make simple, subtle, and high impact improvements
to their professional writing skills.
Mary Sovick, Fireline’s founder, has developed writing training and taught workplace writing skills to a variety of
workplaces since 1996. Mary is a nationally recognized speaker, trainer, consultant, and author. Mary is a retired firefighter
from South Metro Denver Fire & Rescue. She is an adjunct instructor
at the National Fire Academy, Colorado State University, and at
various community colleges across the country.
Basic Business Writing Skills for Fire & EMS – for Lieutenants Academy
April 16 & 19 - South Metro Training Center
NWRETAC EMS Leadership Conference, Glenwood Springs
Basic Business Writing Skills for the Fire Service
May 4 8:00 – 4:00
Medina City Fire Department
Basic Business Writing Skills for Fire & EMS
September 20 and 21 - Maine Fire Service Institute
March 21, 22
Refinery Terminal Fire Company
Corpus Christi, TX
Hilton Head Fire Rescue Department
To register for any seminar, or for more info, contact:
Fireline Training and Consulting
Phone: (970) 493-1414
Fax: (970) 493-7207
Register online for select seminars
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Meet Mary Sovick
owner of Fireline Training & Consulting, course developer, and instructor. Click on the picture for more info on Mary's background and qualifications.
The Report Card ¨
Shorten report-writing time while including more complete information. Eliminate misspelled words. This handy,
two-sided reference card (4" x 11") will guide you through the narrative portion of run reports. Learn more here
Food for thought:
"The only thing worse than losing an employee you have trained is keeping an
employee you haven't trained." ~ Zig Ziglar
"Thank you for offering the class on e-mail. It was very helpful and well-done. I enjoyed it and learned a
"As a training chief in northern Virginia, I plan to seek Mary's services for additional seminars. Very well done." Joe Bailey, Virginia Fire Chiefs Conference
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