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***HOMETOWN HEROES CELEBRATION***

Honoring our Law Enforcement, Fire Service & EMS Responders

A night of tribute and appreciation to the men and women who proudly serve and volunteer to keep our community safe from harm and respond to emergencies throughout Cayuga County

DATE:  May 2nd, 2018

LOCATION:  BOCES 1879 W Genesee St Rd, Auburn

TIME:  5:00pm - Equipment & Apparatus on display by Departments

            7:30pm - Recognition Ceremony

*** Upon ceremony completion, there will be a Dessert Bar for the attendees and their family members as well as members of the public

Please register online, select "other" and enter Hometown Heroes Celebration in the text box.  Please indicate what piece of apparatus your department will be bringing and an estimated number of attendees to help the BOCES Culinary Class plan for desserts & refreshments. 

Sponsors:

The Cayuga County Retired Teacher's Association in cooperation with the Dana L. West High School Students, The Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES Regional Education Center Students and the Cayuga Community College Auburn Campus Criminal Justice Club.

 

TRENCH RESCUE - OPERATIONS LEVEL

LOCATION:  Owasco FD Station #1 (7174 Owasco Road, Auburn)

DATES:  4/21 & 4/22 - 2018

TIMES:  8AM - 5PM

INSTRUCTOR:  OFPC Special Services Bureau Staff (Jay Mazurkiewicz)

PRE-REQUISITES:  Trench Rescue - Awareness Level

MIN CLASS (10)   MAX CLASS (20)

***This two-day program consists of intense hands-on training in the field of trench rescue. The students will be taught several ways to shore trenches, the different types of extrication techniques, proper rescue site management, as well as the proper safety concepts needed to complete a safe & successful rescue. There will be live exercises in which the students will actually extricate a trapped victim from an open trench scenario.          

 

TRENCH RESCUE - TECHNICIAN LEVEL

LOCATION:  Cayuga County Fire Training Tower - Will advise if location changes

DATES:  6/2 & 6/3 - 2018

TIMES:  8AM - 5PM

INSTRUCTOR:  OFPC Special Services Bureau Staff (Jay Mazurkiewicz)

PRE-REQUISITES:  Trench Rescue - Ops Level

MIN CLASS (10)  MAX CLASS (20)

***Designed to increase the skills learned in the basic trench rescue class. Rescue operations in intersecting, L-shaped and deep trenches will be covered.  Advanced trench rescue shoring techniques and concepts will also be shown.

SWIFT WATER TECHNICIAN - REFRESHER TRAINING WEEKEND

*** This course will be conducted as a drill and is intended for previously certified Swift Water Technicians to refresh skills***

DATES: APRIL 28th & 29th - 2018       

TMES: 8AM – 2PM

LOCATION: Class will meet at AFD Station #1, 23 Market Street, Auburn 

  • One day will be spent in the water completing self-rescue, strainers, throw bags, go rescues and swift water rope skills
  • The other day will be spent reviewing motorized boat operations and will consist of boat familiarization, basic operation, maneuvering, man overboard and capsized boat drills

Combined BEFO & SCBA/IFO (Firefighter 1) - Blended Learning (Internet Based)

LOCATION:              Cayuga County Fire Training Tower & Cayuga County Office Building
DATES/TIMES:       
Mandatory Orientation:  Saturday 6/2/18 9am - 12pm     Cayuga County Office Building – 160 Genesee St, Auburn
SCHEDULE:              6/02 - Cayuga County Office Building 9am - 12pm

                                   6/25 & 6/26 - Cayuga County Fire Training Tower 8am - 5pm

                                   7/16 - 7/20 & 7/23 - 7/26 (Mondays - Fridays) Cayuga County Fire Training Tower 8am - 5pm

                                   7/27 - Cayuga County Office Building (Final Exam online) 9am - 12pm

INSTRUCTOR:         Joe Shernesky – Primary
PRE-REQUISITE:    SCBA QUALIFIED & Training Authorization Letter

MINIMUM CLASS SIZE:  (10)          MAXIMUM CLASS SIZE (24)

 

OTHER SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  All students will be required to attend an orientation meeting on Saturday, June 2nd at 9am @ the Cayuga County Office Building and must be accompanied by a Chief Officer from their department. NO EXCEPTIONS.  The Training Authorization letter and SCBA Qualifications must be submitted at the beginning of the first class.  Students will be required to bring their own copy of the Brady Essentials of Firefighting & Fire Dept Operations book, a personal safety rope and a complete set of properly fitting and serviceable PPE with SCBA (full bottles).  Also, as part of class requirements, all students must turn in copies of their NIMS/ICS 100 & 700 Certificates by completion of the course. CPR is required for course completion, details will be discussed at the orientation.  There is a $40 fee payable to IFSTA for the web based program.  To purchase the Brady Handbook go to: http://www.nysfirechiefs.com

 

To register on-line:  go to www.cayugacounty.us – click on the Emergency Services tab at the bottom of the home page, then click on Fire Training & fill out all required information.

           CLOSING DATE FOR PRE-REGISTRATION:  Friday, May 25th, 2018

For further details, please contact Maureen Conley at our office at 255-1163

 

SCHOOL BUS RESCUE & PRACTICAL SKILLS

LOCATION:                 Cayuga County Fire Training Tower

DATES:                         8/15 (Lecture) & 8/16 (Practical Skills)  - 2018

TIME:                            6:00pm – 10:00pm

INSTRUCTOR(S):        OFPC – Special Services Bureau (Jim Santee)

PRE-REQUISITE(S):    None

MINIMUM CLASS SIZE:  (10)   MAXIMUM CLASS SIZE:  (24)

         

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EMS Available Training

BEMT ORIGINAL

 

LOCATION:  Cayuga County Office Building - Basement Conference Room
DATES:  1/6/18 - 6/21/18
TIMES: Tuesdays & Thursdays - Some Saturdays TBD
INSTRUCTOR:  Sarah Homick
*** Minimum number of students required to hold this course is 15

BEMT REFRESHER

Dates 2/28/18 - 5/17/18

2/28/18 Class Overview & Administrative Paperwork 6:30 pm

3/3/18 Saturday 8:30 am- NYS Challenge Practical Exam/Challenge Written Exam

Times: Mondays & Wednesdays 6:30-9:30 PM

Instructor: Teresa Burke, CIC

Location: Cayuga County Office Bldg, Basement Conference Room

Pre-registration by 2/21/18

***Minimum number of students required to hold this class is 15***