NYS Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services - OFPC

Upcoming Events


Hazardous Materials Seminar

April 24-26, 2015

Each year the Hazardous Materials Seminar brings New York's HazMat Responders together to participate in a weekend of learning. Speakers from across the country deliver presentations on current topics of interest as well as the newest developments in the field. Attendees have opportunities to network with their peers, exchanging information and experiences. Many emergency service organizations accept attendance at this seminar as fulfillment of the annual recertification for HazMat Operations or Technician level training required by OSHA 1919.120. Get the details and register!


Fire and Life Safety Educators' Conference

May 1-3, 2015

Co-sponsored with the NYS Association of Fire Chiefs, this course provides a series of presentations, demonstrations, work- shops, and illustrations of successful public fire prevention education programs. It offers attendees new ideas and concepts to improve planning, developing, and presenting programs for both children and adults. Various speakers from private organizations, fire service, government agencies, and industry are involved. Registration form.

Bryant D. Stevens

State Fire Administrator

The members of OFPC are dedicated to the advancement of sound fire safety practices by all citizens of NY and increasing the effectiveness and proficiency of the State's fire service.
This website is part of these efforts and we trust that the information provided will assist all of us in achieving a more fire safe NY.