BIO: Jarrod Sergi is a Captain and 19 year student of the Fire Service. The last 14 have been with Norfolk Fire Rescue in Norfolk VA. During his time with Norfolk he has been assigned as a back-step firefighter on an Engine, a Ladder Company Officer, and a Recruit Academy coordinator. He is currently assigned to an Engine Company in the downtown area. Jarrod is a State Instructor for both the Virginia Department of Fire Programs and the National Fire Academy focusing on MAYDAY, Strategy/Tactics and high-rise fire operations. He is also an instructor with Real Fire Training LLC where he provides hands on training for Engine and Ladder Company Operations. He is a graduate of the National Fire Academy’s Executive Fire Officer Program and prior to working for the city of Norfolk he served onboard the USS Iwo Jima as a Damage Controlman and a Search and Rescue Swimmer.