Schedule

Monday, June 24

Annual Golf Tournament

Woodlands Country Club, 100 Norse Way,
Columbia 29229
(Preregistration Required) 

Specialty Schools

Hand in Hand Engine School

Flood and Moving Water Boat Rescue School

Truck Company School  “This isn’t Engine Work”

*Speciality Schools Require $125 Class Fee Per Student
*(Preregistration Required)

Hands on Training

Farm Machinery Rescue
*
(Preregistration Required)

Tuesday, June 25

Specialty Schools

Hand in Hand Engine School

Flood and Moving Water Boat Rescue School

Truck Company School  “This isn’t Engine Work”

*Speciality Schools Require $125 Class Fee Per Student
*(Preregistration Required)

Hands on Training

Farm Machinery Rescue

Rural Water Supply

Wildland Fire Training for Structural Firefighters

School Bus Extrication
*(Preregistration Required) 

Pre-Conference Seminars and Workshops

Fire Service Leadership, Recruitment & Wellness
Ethanol Emergencies by Rail
Surviving The Job: A Journey to PTG (Post Traumatic Growth)
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)
Advanced Individual Crisis Intervention for Chaplains
Venomous Snakes
Mental Health Fire Aid for Fire/EMS

Building Your Leadership Resume

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (CMCC)

SCSFA Leadership Institute Project Presentations (8:00AM)

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (CMCC) 

Wednesday, June 26

Specialty Schools

Hand in Hand Engine School

Flood and Moving Water Boat Rescue School

Truck Company School  “This isn’t Engine Work”

*Speciality Schools Require $125 Class Fee Per Student
*(Preregistration Required)

Hands on Training

Rural Water Supply

Wildland Fire Training for Structural Firefighters

School Bus Extrication
*
(Preregistration Required) 

Pre-Conference Seminars and Workshops

Probie to Promotee: The Missing Link of Professional Development
Grant Writing for Emergency Services : Applying Knowledge
Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder
Training Mental Health Fire Aid for Fire & EMS
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC)
Advanced Individual Crisis Intervention for Chaplains
Fire Service Medical School

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (CMCC)

 Thursday, June 27

S.C. State Firefighters’ Association General Check-in (8:00AM)

Morning Devotional (8:30AM)

First Responder Memorial (Outside CMCC)

Opening Ceremonies  (9:00AM-11:00AM)

Ballroom ABC – CMCC

Hazmat Working Group Meeting  (9:00AM-11:00AM)

Lexington A – CMCC

Officers Section Meeting  (11:30AM-12:30PM)

Lexington A- CMCC

General Session  (1:00PM)

Ballroom ABC – CMCC

Business Meeting (2:45-4:00PM)

Ballroom ABC – CMCC

Instructor Society Meeting (3:00-4:00PM)

Lexington A – CMCC

Retirement and Benefits Seminar (4:00PM-5:00PM)

Lexington A – CMCC

Foundation Fundrasier at Columbia Fireflies Game (7:00PM)
*Tickets on sale online

Friday, June 28

General Check-in (8:00AM)

Morning Devotional (8:30AM)

First Responder Memorial (Outside CMCC)

Exhibit Halls Open  (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

Colonial Life Arena
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Seminars and Workshops (CMCC)

9:00AM-10:15AM

Starting a Fire Department EMS First Responder Agency
Economy of Force at Extrication Incidents
Stretching Long, Working Short
Building a Tradition of Passion
Stress, Trauma and the Crucial Conversation
Developing the Next Generation of Fire Service Leaders


10:30AM-11:45AM

1% Accounting Seminar
So You Want to be A Transport Agent
School Bus Accident- Are You Prepared?
GROW: A Holisitc Training System to Improve Performance, Well-Being, and Safety
Fire Service Diversity
Stress, Trauma and the Crucial Conversation
Occupancy Verses Survivability Profiling: Beyond Simple Size-up

Past President’s Lunch (11:00AM)

Carolina A/B

Live PD (2:00PM- 4:00PM)

Networking and Signing Autographs

Seminars and Workshops (CMCC)

2:00PM-3:15PM 

Grant Writing for Emergency Services
Culture Shock in the Fire Service
Leading at the Company Level
Firefighter Rehab-What we are Doing Right and Wrong


3:30PM-4:45PM

Recrutiment and Retention: How to Get Good People and Keep Them
Changing the Will and Battling the Egos in Today’s Fire Service
Building a Tradition of Passion
GROW: A Holistic Training System to Improve Performance, Well-Being, and Safety
Recruitment and Retention, and why not all turnover is bad.. And how to keep Good Employees

SC Firefighter’s BBQ Competition (5:00PM)

 Lincoln Street 

Explorer Competition (5:00 PM) 

Networking and Rules Meeting at 4:00PM – CMCC
Competition Begins at 5:00PM – Lincoln Street
*(Preregistration Required)  

Street Party (5:ooPM – 9:00PM)

Lincoln Street

Saturday, June 29

Foundation Stair Climb (7:00AM)

1201 Main Street
*(Preregistration Required)

General Check-in (8:00AM)

Morning Devotional (8:30AM)

First Responder Memorial (Outside CMCC)

Exhibit Halls Open  (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

Colonial Life Arena
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Live PD (10:00AM- 12:00PM)

Networking and Signing Autographs

Seminars and Workshops (CMCC)

 10:00AM – 11:15 AM 

1% Accounting Seminar
A Beautiful Mess
6 Critical Structure Fire Conditions that Shout, “Watch Out!”
The Initial Line: Getting it Right the First Time
Firefighter Rehab- What we are Doing Right and Wrong
Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Responder Training


1:00PM – 2:15PM

SC Firefighter Mobilization.. A State Wide Response
Recruitment and Retention, and why not all turnover is bad.. And how to keep Good Employees
Economy of Force at Extrication Incidents
10 Reasons Engine Companies Fail

 

Memorial Service  (1:30 PM – 3:30 PM)

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Dinner Banquet and Transfer of Command (7:00 PM – 9:00 PM)

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
*Tickets available at registration or HERE