Training

Fireworks Safety for Fire Departments

by mobrian on April 5, 2010

Program to be held at Delta College on May 21, 2010

Lee Jay Kueppers will present this one day course on fire work safety aimed at aiding fire departments before the firework season.  The seminar will provide students with the knowledge and skills to inspect firework displays in their community assuring compliance with state and federal laws that impact the fire service and the community.

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Private Dwelling Fires or Instructor Facilitation

by mobrian on October 14, 2009

RAFT, Firefighter Training

RAFT to Host Multiple Training Courses

The Regional Alliance for Fire Fighter Training is hosting two separate programs for firefighters, instructors, and company officer.

PRIVATE DWELLING FIRES

Featuring Vincent Dunn (FDNY, ret.)

This full day training program examines, in detail, offensive and defensive firefighting strategy and tactics for the seven different occupancies listed below.  Size-up, hose line positioning, aerial & ground ladder placement, interior & exterior fire spread problems, ventilation principles, search and rescue techniques, collapse-explosion-flashover dangers; and most important – safety and survival on the fireground will be studied.

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Fire Ground Tactics Class

August 30, 2009

Grand Rapids Fire Regional Training Center Presents: Retired FDNY Deputy Assistant Chief John Norman Author of the “Fire Officer’s Handbook of Tactics” FIREGROUND TACTICS CLASS “ There is more to firefighting then just getting into the building. The real trick lies in being able to remain there long enough to complete all the necessary tasks” […]

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Sprinkler and Alarm Plan Review Classes

August 11, 2009

Three day training on conducting inspections and plan review of sprinkler and fire alarm systems

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Bus Extrication Class

August 4, 2009

Brighton Area Fire Department will be hosting a School Bus Rescue Training Program on October 21, 2009 and October 24, 2009.

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2- Day Inspector Basics

June 9, 2009

Beyond the Code Code enforcement is a technical position which demands that inspectors be well-versed in multiple areas.  This new course is designed for all inspectors and provides them with the tools they will need to be successful outside of the technical application to the code. This course is designed for new and experienced inspectors.  […]

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Lenawee County Emergency Services School

May 31, 2009

40 Different Seminars and CE on July 11 and 12, 2009 This two day program is sponsored by the Lenawee County Fire Chiefs Association and Medical Control Authority Board which is packed with great classes.   The program is hosted at Sienna Heights in Adrian Michigan. All Fire and EMS responders, regardless of current experience or […]

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Open Mic Wednesday

May 26, 2009

Open MIC Wednesday is here and we need your thoughts on training in Michigan. What is your favorite training? What is your favorite resource and why? Check out the comments from your peers today!

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Drivers Training Update and New Train the Trainer

January 17, 2009

he Michigan Fire Fighter Training council has updated the Driver’s Training program and has a required update for all current instructors (Drivers training instructors). There are multiple update classes being held across the state. In addition if you are an approved instructor through the MFFTC you can apply to become a new driver’s training instructor and attend one of the upcoming courses.

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