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TRAINING COURSES

Highway Safety for Emergency Responders
Students completing this course will have an awareness of the serious nature of highway crash scenes and the hazards associated with them. Students will have an understanding of the four phases of traffic control that take place in the first hour. They will also possess the ability to select and place the appropriate traffic control devices for various crash sites. Other topics covered are: stopping sight distance requirements for vehicles across a broad range of speeds, how to establish various traffic control zones, where to stand and how to direct traffic.
Starting Date:  May 12, 2018
Location: Barneveld Fire Department
Instructor:  Jeffrey Burkhart

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Principles of Instruction
An introductory course for individuals who will be conducting training at the company level. Topics include: qualities of a good instructor, job performance requirements, components of a lesson plan, cognitive and psychomotor lesson plans, dealing with adult learners, meeting individual learning needs, factors that affect learning, the instructor’s role in safety, new technologies in course delivery, and learning characteristics of different generations.
Starting Date:  May 14, 2018
Location:  New Hartford Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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IAM Responding Training
IamResponding lets you know immediately who is responding to your calls and dispatches, where they are responding, and when they will be responding. This saves critical time, and reduces response times, for fire departments, EMS agencies, SAR and technical rescue teams, and any other incident response teams when responding to emergencies.
Starting Date:  May 23, 2018
Location:  Verona Fire Department
Instructor:  IAM Responding Staff
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IAM Responding Training
IamResponding lets you know immediately who is responding to your calls and dispatches, where they are responding, and when they will be responding. This saves critical time, and reduces response times, for fire departments, EMS agencies, SAR and technical rescue teams, and any other incident response teams when responding to emergencies.
Starting Date: May 30, 2018
Location: Oneida County DPW, 5999 Judd Road Oriskany, NY
Instructor: IAM Responding Staff
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Fire Officer I
Fire Officer I is the second course in a new series addressing command and management in today’s fire service and is designed to meet the officer training requirements of the NFPA 1021 Standard. Building on the skills learned Introduction to Fire Officer (45), students begin to examine the transition from firefighter to supervisor. Topics include management and supervision, group dynamics, company level training, community relations, fire department relations, information management, accident/injury investigation, pre-planning and strategy/tactics fro multiple company operations.
Starting Date:  June 5, 2018
Location:  Willowvale Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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Fireground Strategy and Tactics
This course prepares fire officers to act as the leader of a company or as an initial incident commander. Students receive instruction in both fire and non-fire emergency operations.  Instruction is provided in fundamental fireground concepts and areas of previous instruction are built upon and expanded. An emphasis on risk verses benefit analysis while conducting operations can be found throughout the program.
Starting Date:  September 4, 2018
Location:  Maynard Fire Department
Instructor:  Brendan Dunn
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Fire Police
Trains fire police to perform their duties more effectively. It includes defining and interpreting terms, oath of office, relation to regular police officers, general duties, maintaining safe conditions at an emergency traffic direction and control, preplanning, and various laws of interest to the fire service. Under the provision of General Municipal Law, Section 209-c, this course, when approved by OFPC, must be completed by every fire Police Officer who was appointed after September 1, 1980.
Starting Date:  September 13, 2018
Location:  McConnellsville Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren

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On-Scene Rehabilitation for Emergency Responders (OREO)
This course explains the why, when and how of rehabilitation for emergency responders (firefighters, hazardous materials, EMS, technical rescue, ice and water rescue, etc.). The course shows how and when to meet the requirements of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1500 Fire Department Occupational Safety and Health Chapter 6-6, NFPA 1561 Emergency Services Incident Management System Chapters 2-8 and 9.
Designed for: Incident commanders, safety officers and emergency service personnel
Starting Date:  October 17, 2018
Location:  Maynard Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren

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