Tech Rescue Conference
March 29-30, 2014
The Annual Technical Rescue Conference will be held at the Academy of Fire Science on March 29-30, 2014 with pre-conference training being offered on March 27-28. The conference is open to all responders and includes lectures and practical skill sessions in a variety of subjects including rope, confined space, structural collapse, water, vehicle, machinery and trench rescue as well as incident & team management training. Registration for the conference will open in January, 2014. Register now!
Fire Service Training Conference
April 11-13, 2014
After a successful first conference last year, the Office of Fire Prevention and Control is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Fire Service Training Conference on April 11th - 13th, 2014. FDNY Battalion Commander Keith Cartica and Counselor Terence Hannigan of Hannigan Law Firm PLLC will give key note presentations on Friday and Saturday night of the conference.
The conference brings together some of the best state fire instructors from around the state to create an exciting learning experience for all levels of the fire service. With a wide variety of topics such as: Leadership, Legal Issues , Forcible Entry, Coordinated Fire Attack, Live Fire Training, SCBA Confidence, and Traffic Incident Management, there is a class for everyone. Not only is this a great opportunity to utilize the Academy's state of the art training center and nationally recognized fire library, but it is also a chance to meet and network with firefighters from across the state. Register now!
Bryant D. Stevens
State Fire Administrator
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