John Raidt

Position(s): Captain


Family, Golf, Swimming, and occasionally riding my bike (with and without a motor)

College: Associates, Norwalk Community College, Norwalk, CT. Criminal Justice Admin. BA, Business Management, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT.

Connecticut Certified: FF-1, FF-2, FF-3, Fire Service Instructor, Pump Operator, Fire Officer-1, Fire Officer2, E.M.T., Haz-Mat Operational, NIMS, ICS, State of CT. Incident Safety Officer, State of CT. Health and Safety, Officer

Other Companies
Member of Connecticut Fire Marshals Association from 1987, New Canaan EMS. Norwalk Hospital Emergency Department.

Positions Held
Volunteer: Firefighter, 1st. LT, 2nd. LT, Captain, NCFC.;1981-1992
Career: Deputy Fire Marshal; Town of New Canaan; 1987-1992.
Firefighter, Captain New Canaan Fire Department; 1992-Present.

Married since 1996 with two children, Patrick 5 and James 2

Favorite Quote
Pain is just fear leaving the body