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TRAINING COURSES

Firefighter Survival - Self Rescue   Class is Full
The updated course will include a 3-hour lecture on Firefighter Survival criteria and techniques. And 9-hours of Firefighter Survival skill instruction and hands-on training.
Hands-on training will include:
Scenario based skill evaluation
To include: SCBA escape maneuvers, following hoselines, first floor window bail, and calling a MAYDAY.
Hang and drop window escape
Ladder bail window escape
Emergency escape rope window bail
Students must be interior certified firefighters who have completed Firefighter 1 training. PPE and SCBA with a spare cylinder are required for all hands-on classes.
Students must complete all skill requirements for certification.
Starting Date:  January 7, 2020
Location:  New Hartford Fire Department
Instructor:  Brendan Dunn

Module 4 Planning and Emergency Response (9),
Module 5 Fireground Strategy and Tactics For the First-Arriving Companies (15)

Modules are separate classes and can be taken in any order.
All modules must be completed within 2 years to satisfy the requirements of Fire Officer 1.

Fire Officer I - Module #4 - Planning and Emergency Response Course
Starting Date:  December 4, 2019
Location:  Oneida Castle Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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Fire Officer I - Module #5 - Fireground Strategies & Tactics for First Arriving Companies
Starting Date:  January 13, 2020
Location:  Oneida Castle Fire Department
Instructor:  William Wren
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