Outreach Training Programs

The OFPC Outreach Training Programs consist of courses that are taught:

  • locally, with emergency response personnel trained annually by state fire instructors, municipal training officers, and county fire instructors. Allocating and scheduling fire training activities is conducted by the County Fire Coordinator; and
  • regionally, with emergency response personnel trained annually by full-time OFPC fire protection specialists.

 

Local Training Opportunities:

Course: Instructor: Location: Date/Time:
SCBA Interior Firefighting Operations SFI Nick Persons Carman FD Aug. 15, 17, 21, 23, 29, 31
Sept. 7, 13, 16, 19, 21, 26
Oct. 2, 5, 11, 14

7:00PM
Health and Safety Officer SFI Brian Beardsley Beukendaal FD Sept. 12, 14, 19, 23

7:00PM
Fire Ground Strategies and Tactics for First Arriving Companies SFI Josh Gioeli Niskayuna FD #1 Oct. 3, 5, 9, 12, 17

7:00PM
Apparatus Operator - Aerial Devices SFI Pat Griffiths Scotia FD Oct. 16, 18, 23, 25, 28, 30
Nov. 1

7:00PM
Truck Company Operations SFI Josh Gioeli Niskayuna FD #1 Nov. 9, 14, 16, 21, 28, 30
Dec. 5, 7

7:00PM


Contact Training Coordinator Deb Gardner via email schenectadytraining@yahoo.com or 518-369-6554 with any questions about local training programs.

 

For a complete listing of Additional Outreach Training Programs and course descriptions, visit New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control



 

 

Contact

Deborah Gardner
Deputy Coordinator - Training

Police Facility Building
130 Princetown Plaza
Schenectady, New York 12306
518-369-6554
schenectadytraining@yahoo.com