NYS Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Services - OFPC

Upcoming Events

2016 New York State Weekend at the National Fire Academy

February 13 - 14, 2016

The New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control and the Fire Academy Faculty Student Association proudly announces the 31st annual New York State Weekend at the National Fire Academy. The NFA will accommodate 240 students at the 2016 New York State Weekend.

Those wishing to attend the 2016 weekend must legibly complete the registration form and the FEMA application in accordance with the included instructions and return both the NYS Registration and the FEMA application together with payment by November 30, 2015.

Managing Effective Fire Prevention Programs - N0671

February 22 - 27, 2016

The purpose of the course is to empower students with the ability to lead a fire prevention/risk reduction bureau. The target audience is fire marshals, fire inspectors, fire and life safety educators, fire investigators, firefighters, and plan reviewers. It is designed for the student who has or will have responsibility for managing fire prevention/risk reduction units. It is also designed for those who aspire to lead and/or manage sections of a fire prevention/risk reduction bureau but have little or no experience and would like to learn more. Limited space, so find out more and Register today!

Technical Rescue Conference

April 1 - 3, 2016

Call for Presenters - The Tech Rescue Conference, which 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, is currenty requesting presenters. Please submit your presentation, deadline is November 1, 2015.

Call for Exhibitors - We cordially invite you to connect with a diverse group of technical rescue professionals from around the country when you exhibit at 4th Annual NYS Technical Rescue Conference. Your exhibit provides an excellent opportunity to present information on your organization and develop new contacts. Conference participants will visit your display throughout the day. If you are interested in exhibiting, please complete the application form and return it by email. All exhibits are on a first-come, first serve basis. Exhibitor Fees: $25 per in-state company, $50 per out-of-state company. Deadline for submission is March 1st, 2016.

the 43rd annual Fire & Life Safety Educators' Conference

April 29 - May 1, 2016

Call for Presenters - We are 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 submit your presentation, deadline is November 15, 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.