Jim is a retired Fire Captain from the Stockton Fire Department with 30 years of total fire service experience. During his career Jim was active with the development and operation of the Department’s technical rescue team, serving as a certified Rescue System-1 Senior Instructor, Confined Space Rescue Instructor, Hazardous Materials Technician, and Emergency Medical Technician. Jim currently works as a standby rescue technician, confined space trainer, and CPR Instructor for private industry. Jim is passionate about technical rescue and safety. He enjoys learning and helping others learn to be safe!