NYS Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services - OFPC

Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Upcoming Events


2017 Technical Rescue Conference

March 30 - April 2, 2017

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. Register today!

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

The Fire Services Training Conference is back for its 5th year! This conference is designed, through attendee feedback, to provide the training you are looking for, and to all levels, from probationary firefighter to chief officer. As an added benefit, the training hours presented can be applied towards the training requirements outlined in PESH 1910.156. OFPC is dedicated to meeting the training needs of the firefighters of New York. Learn more and register today!

E-mail any questions to: OFPC.FireServices@dhses.ny.gov


2017 Hazardous Materials Seminar

April 28 - 30, 2017

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. Register today!

Call for Exhibitors. The Office of Fire Prevention and Control (OFPC) is seeking exhibitors for the 2017 Hazardous Materials Seminar. Apply today.


44th Annual Fire and Life Safety Educators' Conference

May 5 - 7, 2017

Co-sponsored with the NYS Association of Fire Chiefs, this course provides a series of presentations, demonstrations, workshops, 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. Register today!


2017 NYS National Fire Academy Weekend

May 20 - 21, 2017

The New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control (OFPC) is proud to announce the 32nd Annual New York State Weekend at the National Fire Academy (NFA) in Emmetsburg, MD. Register today!

E-mail us at OFPC.FireServices@dhses.ny.gov with any questions.