Randall Miles – Battalion Chief

Randall Miles
Battalion Chief

Battalion Chief Randall Miles graduated from Ware County High School in 1982. He began his career at the Waycross Fire Department in September 1990. During his early years with the Department, he attended night classes at Waycross College and received an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice. He studied and practiced for the Driver/Engineer position and was promoted to that position in September 1994.

Throughout his years with the Waycross Fire Department, he has received many hours of classroom and hands-on training in all areas of the fire service. He is NPQ qualified in Firefighter I, II and III, as well as Fire Instructor I. He has rescue training; and is trained in Haz-Mat awareness, operations and technician and reviews and refreshes his training as needed. He is also a First Responder and stays updated on any CPR requalification’s.

Battalion Chief Miles began taking fire officer classes and was promoted to Lieutenant in November 2004. He has training in the Incident Command System and Principles of Building Construction. He continues to take any training needed to advance in the Department and completes all required training needed annually.