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    The 2015 OFIA Conference will be held in Eastern Oregon (Baker City or La Grande) and the 2016 OFIA Conference will be hosted by South Willamette Fire Training Association. More information will be posted soon!

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  • Firefighter Cancer Resources Firefighter Cancer Support Network: Taking-Action-Against-Cancer-in-the-Fire-Service Firefighter Cancer Study Cancer Study Cancer Study Workshop
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 4:42 PM by Dee Kinkade
  • ISFSI Releases Principles of Modern Fire Attack - SLICE-RS training video The International Society of Fire Service Instructors is proud to present the Principles of Modern Fire Attack - SLICE-RS training video. We extend our many thanks to the researchers involved and our sponsors who made it all possible. Special thanks to Honeywell First Responder Products, SCOTT Safety, Blue Card, the Volunteer/Combination Officers Section of the IAFC and the Safety, Health & Survival Section of the IAFC. A special thanks to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and UL.Please share this video to improve firefighter safety.
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 4:36 PM by Dee Kinkade
  • IAFC VCOS Announces 2014 Symposium in the Sun Make Your Plans Now for the 2014 Symposium - Join hundreds of volunteer and combination leaders from around the country at the Symposium in the Sun in Clearwater, Florida.  The leadership training available at this symposium will help you address the unique needs of volunteer leadership in your department. The networking opportunities give you the chance to share ideas and solutions with colleagues from all over the country. The vendors attending can help departments of any size, giving you the tools and equipment necessary to ensure everyone on your team comes home.For complete information please go to: DescriptionsPre-Conference - Street SmartsThursday, November 68:30 am ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 4:31 PM by Dee Kinkade
  • NFA Recruits Students for Pilot Class Building Organizational Support for Community Risk Reduction The National Fire Academy is recruiting students for the pilot of its newly developed 2-day course Building Organizational Support for Community Risk Reduction.Course Dates: November 15-16, 2014Course Location: Emmitsburg, MarylandApplication Deadline: October 3, 2014Course Code: P0636Building Organizational Support for Community Risk Reduction is designed to help fire and emergency services learn what community risk reduction is and how to build organizational support for it so it becomes an organizational priority.The target audience for this course includes fire and emergency services personnel who want to learn about community risk reduction, who are currently involved with fire prevention and have an interest in advancing risk reduction efforts in their community, and/or who help ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 4:29 PM by Dee Kinkade
  • Seattle Firefighter Aaron Fields’ "The Nozzle Forward" Clackamas Fire District #1 Proudly Presents: Seattle Firefighter Aaron Fields’ “The Nozzle Forward”Date: November 11-12, 2014Time: 8am-6pmLocation: CFD#1 Training Center, 15990 SE 130th Ave, Clackamas, ORRegistration and Questions Contact: Sandra Maleta at: or Phone: 503-742-2658 Fax: 503-742-2880Cost: $200“The one thing that every fire department in the country has is fire hose. The one event that happens on every single fire is a hose-line gets pulled and water gets flowed. The Nozzle Forward is a class for engine company crews. It is not a collection of technique; it is an adaptable system of hose line management and fire attack. It is focused ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 4:28 PM by Dee Kinkade
  • Mercedes-Benz Announces Rescue Assist Application In the event of a serious accident, First Responders often need to access the passengers using more unconventional methods, as the standard access points are often obstructed or no longer functioning. There are plenty of other ways to free passengers, however, First Responders often have to work carefully, and subsequently more slowly, to steer clear of elements such as undeployed airbags that can put the First Responder, as well as the passengers, in further danger. The Mercedes-Benz Rescue Assist Application works to significantly minimize the risk of unnecessary injuries by providing First Responders with access to important information about the vehicle, as well as a visual map of the Mercedes-Benz vehicle's structural framework.Every Mercedes-Benz model ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 4:15 PM by Dee Kinkade
  • Oregon School Boards Association Hosts Regional School Safety Response Protocol Training Come join John-Michael Keyes, founder of the I Love U Guys Foundation, for a FREE training on the Standard School Safety Response Protocol. Standard Response Protocol is not a replacement for your school safety plan or program but is a classroom response for critical incidents designed to provide consistent, shared language and actions. So, bring a team of district personnel, law enforcement officers and first responders to this training, which will give you the tools and materials needed to comply with the new required threat drills.Training dates and locations:October 28Hillsboro School District3083 NE 49th Place #106, HillsboroOctober 29Springfield School District525 Mill Street, SpringfieldOctober 30High ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 4:05 PM by Dee Kinkade
  • Incident Command System 300 & 400 Class Date:  Oct. 8th, 9th, & 10th 2014 Time:  Class starts at 0800 and ends at 1600 Location:  Camp Withycombe- AFRC- Room 2103, 15300 SE Industrial Way, Clackamas, OR 97015 Must have 100, 200, 700, and preferably 800 Cost is $100.00- Instructor Fee Must Pay in Advance- No Shows will not be refunded! For registration information contact: Josh Carlson 253-495-2277 Email:
    Posted Sep 24, 2014, 10:32 AM by Dee Kinkade
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