NYS Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services - OFPC

Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Upcoming Events


2017 Technical Rescue Conference

March 30 - April 2, 2017

Call for Exhibitors. The Office of Fire Prevention and Control (OFPC)is seeking exhibitors for the 2017 Technical Rescue Conference. The conference is open to all responders and includes lectures and practical skill sessions in a variety of subjects include rope, confined space, structural collapse, water, vehicle, machinery and trench rescue, as well as incident and team management training. Apply today.


2017 NYS Fire Services Training Conference

April 7 - 9, 2017

NYS Academy of Fire Science
Montour Falls, NY

More information to come.

E-mail us at OFPC.FireServices@dhses.ny.gov to be added to our e-mail list to receive a copy of the application when it is released.


2017 Hazardous Materials Seminar

April 28 - 30, 2017

Save the Date! Each year the Hazardous Materials Seminar brings New York's Haz Mat 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 Haz Mat Operations or Technician level training required by OSHA 1919.120.


44th Annual Fire and Life Safety Educators' Conference

May 5 - 7, 2017

OFPC is now accepting proposals for educational presentations. This conference is a great opportunity to share your knowledge and expertise with Fire and Life Safety Educators who attend this conference. Please complete this RFP form and submit your presentation idea by November 30, 2016.


2017 NYS National Fire Academy Weekend

May 20 - 21, 2017

National Fire Academy
Emmetsburg, MD

More information to come.

E-mail us at OFPC.FireServices@dhses.ny.gov to be added to our e-mail list to receive a copy of the application when it is released.