40th Annual Arson Investigation Seminar
November 5 - 7
The Arson Investigation Seminar features expert speakers and presenters from government agencies, commerce and insurance. Provides information and new developments in the field of fire investiga- tion and allows for an exchange of ideas and experiences through peer interaction. Attendance fulfills the annual New York State in-service training requirements for fire investigators. Register now!
2015 Technical Rescue Conference
March 28-29, 2015
The Office of Fire Prevention and Control is seeking presenters for the 2015 Technical Rescue Conference. 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. If you're interested in presenting, please fill out the Request for Presenters form.
2015 30th annual New York State Weekend at the National Fire Academy
March 28-29, 2015
The New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control and the Fire Academy Faculty Student Association proudly announces the '2015' 30th annual New York State Weekend at the National Fire Academy. This year we are pleased to announce that we will be once again partnering with the fire service from the State of Georgia. The NFA will accommodate 330 students at the 2015 New York/Georgia Weekend. Student selection will be predicated upon the National Fire Academy selection criteria; Individuals must have a minimum of five years of firefighting experience and meet the NFA Student Criteria or Target Audience as listed under the course description. Information on courses and registration is available. Registration deadline is January 9, 2015.
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.