FREDDIE BATISTA has been a passionate firefighter for 24 years. He has held numerous positions in the Fire Service. These positions have included Lieutenant, Training Officer, and Rescue Crew Chief. He has been on several teams such as FEMA Task Force 2, Technical Rescue Operations, and the FTLD Dive Rescue Marine Unit. Throughout his career, he became a revolutionary Training and Development Expert with over 20 years of experience in hands-on and Online Training. He has trained over 2000 EMT, Firefighters and Paramedics in both fire and emergency medicine. His undergraduate studies included a Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership with an Associate’s Degree in Fire Science Technology. He has a Master’s degree in Executive Management with a minor in Instructional System Design. He is currently pursuing his Doctorate Degree in Education, with a specialization in eLearning. Freddie has pioneered the adaptation of open-source Learning Management Systems and eLearning environments for Corporate, State and Local Government Agencies. In 2009, Mr.