Captain Rob Ramirez has been a student of the Fire Service for over 22 years and holds a degree in Fire Science he is a Fire Instructor II, Fire Officer II, Safety Officer and Live Fire Training Officer.
Since 2006, he has served as a Rescue Team Manager for the Department of Homeland Security F.E.M. A. U.S.A.R. Florida Task Force 2. He has been on many high-profile deployments including Hurricane Katrina in 2005
and in the Haiti earthquake in 2010. Rob is the lead instructor for Fire, Military, and Special Operations for National Rescue Consultants, an all-hazards national training company based out of West Palm Beach, Florida. He is the founder of the Firefighter Advanced Survival Techniques program and has taught at numerous fire conferences. Rob is also the lead instructor for the Firefighter Rescue and Survival program at the annual Ft. Lauderdale Fire Training Expo; an Engine Company Instructor at both the Orlando Fire
Conference (OFC) and the Metro Atlanta Firefighter Conference (MAFFC).