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TRAINING COURSES

Fire Police Review Class
This class will consist of information pertaining to the latest Laws & Procedures for Fire Police when operating at a Fire Incident or Accident.
Starting Date:  October 16, 2018
Location:  New Hartford Fire Department
Instructor:  Richard Duerr
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Fire Police Review Class
This class will consist of information pertaining to the latest Laws & Procedures for Fire Police when operating at a Fire Incident or Accident.
Starting Date:  October 29, 2018
Location:  Lake Delta Fire Department
Instructor:  Richard Duerr
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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: January 10, 2019
Location: Maynard Fire Department
Instructor: William Wren

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Water Rescue - Awareness
This course provides an overview of water safety and rescue issues including: hazard assessment, responder safety, risk management, hypothermia, near-drowning, basic water search techniques, basic shore-based rescue techniques, incident management issues, and water rescue equipment.
Starting Date:  January 29, 2019
Location:  Barneveld Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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Traffic Incident Management System
Traffic incident management is the process of coordinating the resources of a number of different partner agencies and private sector companies to detect, respond to, and clear traffic incidents as quickly as possible to reduce the impacts of incidents on safety and congestion, while protecting the safety of on-scene responders and the traveling public.
Starting Date:  February 7, 2019
Location:  Willowvale Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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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:  February 23, 2019
Location:  Willowvale Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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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:  March 7, 2019
Location:  Oriskany Falls Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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