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.