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Fire Training Available Courses

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*** State Fire has revised the course formerly known as Firefighter 1***

It is now broken down into 2 parts:

- BEFO - Basic Exterior Firefighting Operations (with HazMat)

- IFO/SCBA - Interior Firefighting Operations

BASIC EXTERIOR FIREFIGHTING OPERATIONS (BEFO)

Location: Cayuga County Fire Training Tower

Dates: 1/25, 2/9, 2/14, 2/16, 2/21, 2/23, 2/28, 3/2, 3/7, 3/11, 3/14, 3/16, 3/21, 3/23, 3/28, 3/30, 4/1, 4/4, 4/6, 4/11, 4/13, 4/18 & 4/20 - 2017

Times: Weeknights Start Time: 7pm

Saturdays Start Time: 8am

Instructor: Mike Deyneka - Lead Instructor

Pre-Requisites: Training Authorization Letter

Minimum Class (10) Max Class (24)

Other Special Requirements: All students will be required to attend an orientation meeting on Wednesday, January 25th at 7pm, and must be accompanied by a Chief Officer from their department. NO EXCEPTIONS (which will be followed by Unit 1 of the course) . The Training Authorization Letter 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, an 8-10 ft personal safety rope and a complete set of properly fitting and serviceable PPE. Also, as part of class requirements, all students must turn in copies of their NIMS/ICS 100 & 700 certificates by completion of the course. Students will also need to complete (or show current card) a CPR course that will be offered during the FF1 course, dates/times to be announced. To purchase the Brady Handbook go to www.nysfirechiefs.com

INTERIOR FIREFIGHTING OPERATIONS (IFO)

Location: Cayuga County Fire Training Tower

Dates: 5/16, 5/18, 5/23, 5/25, 5/30, 6/1, 6/6, 6/8, 6/13, 6/15, 6/20, 6/24, 6/27, 6/29 & 7/6 - 2017

Times: Weekdays: Start time is 7pm (unless otherwise indicated by the Instructor)

Saturdays: Start time is 8am

Pre-Requisite: Basic Exterior Firefighting Ops (BEFO w/ HazMat) & Training Authorization Letter

Min Class Size (10) Max Class Size (24)

OTHER SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: The Training Authorization letter & 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, an 8-10 ft 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. Students will also need to complete (or show current card) a CPR course that will be offered during the FF1 course, dates/times to be announced

TERRORIST INDICATORS & SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY REPORTING FOR FIRE/EMS (ILO COURSE)

  • Location: Sempronius FD (2284 Route 41A, Moravia)

Date: Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Time: 7:00pm

  • Location: Montezuma FD (8115 High St, Montezuma)

Date: Monday May 22nd, 2017

Time: 7:00pm

Instructor: Jason Green

Pre-requisite: None

RSVP: Please register online through the normal course registration process, select "other" for course selection and enter "ILO Course", location & start date

*** This is a new course developed by the New York State Intelligence Center and the NYS Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services and delivered by local Intelligence Liaison Officers (ILO). The purpose of this course is to make Fire/EMS responders better aware of suspicious activities (potentially related to terrorism and other criminal behavior) and the proper way to report these observations to the NYS Terrorism Tips Line.

SWIFT WATER TECHNICIAN - REFRESHER TRAINING

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

Dates: April 29th & 30th - 2017

Location: Meeting point to be announced (City of Auburn)

Time: 8am - 2pm (Saturday & Sunday)

  • One day will be spent in 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

When registering on-line, select "other" in the course drop down and enter "Swift Water Refresher Training"

If you have any questions, please contact Maureen Conley at the Office of Emergency Services (315) 255-1163


RESCUE TECHNICIAN - BASIC

Location:  Cayuga County Fire Training Tower

Dates:  5/1, 5/4, 5/9, 5/12, 5/13 & 5/17 - 2017

Times:  Weekdays 7-10pm

             Saturday (5/13) 8am - 5pm

Instructor(s):  Mike Grady & Joe Shernesky

Pre-requisites:  None

Min Class (12)  Max Class (20)


           

*** THIS IS A SPECIAL REGIONAL PRESENTATION OF A FIRE ACADEMY COURSE ***

SWIFT WATER RESCUE – TECHNICIAN LEVEL

DATES: 5/6, 5/7, 5/13 & 5/14 - 2017

TIME: Saturdays & Sundays: 8am – 5pm

INSTRUCTOR(S): OFPC Special Services Bureau Staff

PRE-REQUISITE(S): Preference given to Rescue Tech Basic Certified Responders

Schedule:

Day 1: 5/06/17 (Unit 1) Class 8am – 12pm Location: Auburn FD 23 Market St, Auburn

Day 1: 5/06/17 (Unit 2) Pool 1pm – 4pm Location: YMCA 27 William St, Auburn

Day 2: 5/07/17 (Unit 3) River 8am – 12pm Location: Meet @ Cayuga County Fire Training Tower, 14 Quarry Rd, Auburn

Day 2: 5/07/17 (Unit 4) River 1pm – 5pm Location: Turnpike Rd, Town of Throop (continuation of Unit 3)

Day 3: 5/13/17 (Unit 5) Class 8am – 12pm Location: Auburn FD 23 Market St, Auburn

Day 3: 5/13/17 (Unit 6) River 1pm – 5pm Location: Turnpike Rd, Town of Throop

Day 4: 5/14/17 (Unit 7) River 8am – 2pm Location: Meet @ Cayuga County Fire Training Tower, 14 Quarry Rd, Auburn

Day 4: 5/14/17 (Unit 8) Class 3pm – 5pm Location: Cayuga County Fire Training Tower, 14 Quarry Rd, Auburn

CLOSING DATE FOR PRE-REGISTRATION: Friday April 15th, 2017

*** There is a $25 registration fee per student that must be paid 2 weeks prior to the start date of the course. Academy Registration Forms and Training Authorization Forms need to be filled out and turned in with payment. ***

IF THERE ARE NOT ENOUGH STUDENTS REGISTERED BY THE ABOVE DATE THE COURSE WILL BE CANCELLED

SCHOOL BUS RESCUE & PRACTICAL SKILLS

Location:  Cayuga County Fire Training Tower

Dates:  5/10 & 5/11 - 2017

Times:  6pm - 10pm

Instructor:  OFPC Special Services Bureau Staff

Pre-Requisites:  None

Min Class (10)  Max Class (24)


HAZMAT 1ST RESPONDER OPS AWARENESS

Location:  Cayuga County Office Building - Basement Conference Room

Date:  May 20th, 2017

Time:  8am - 2pm

Instructor:  Mike Grady

Pre-Requisites:  None

Min Class (10)  Max Class (unlimited)



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EMS Available Training

BEMT ORIGINAL

DATES:  1/7/17 - 6/15/17

CLASS TIMES:  MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 6:30PM - 9:30PM

                           SOME SATURDAYS - TO BE DETERMINED START TIME:  8AM

LOCATION:  CAYUGA COUNTY OFFICE BUILDING

INSTRUCTOR:  SAM GIANNETTINO

PRE-REGISTRATION:  REQUIRED BY 12/30/16

*** MINIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS NEEDED TO HOLD THE COURSE IS 15***

BEMT REFRESHER

DATES:  3/4/17 - 5/18/17

SATURDAY 3/4/17:

***PRACTICAL CHALLENGE : 3/4/17 IN AM

***WRITTEN CHALLENGE:      3/4/17 IN PM

CLASS TIMES:  TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 6:30-9:30PM

                            SOME SATURDAYS - START TIME:  8AM

INSTRUCTOR:  SARAH HOMICK, CIC

LOCATION:  CAYUGA COUNTY OFFICE BUILDING

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY:  2/24/17

MINIMUM NUMBER OF STUDENTS NEEDED TO HOLD THIS COURSE IS 20

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