Registration will open Spring 2020

Schedule

Your Executive Committee and staff are working to finalize the details for Fire-Rescue 2020 to include classes, instructors and events. As these details are released, we will update this webpage. Thank you for your patience. 

Monday, June 8

Specialty Schools (Day 1)

Flood Boat
Engine Company School 
Truck Company School

*Locations TBA

Tuesday, June 9

Specialty Schools (Day 2)

Flood Boat
Engine Company School 
Truck Company School

*Locations TBA

Hands on Training (Day 1)

Farm Machinery Rescue
School Bus Extrication

More to come 

*Locations TBA

Pre-Conference Seminars and Workshops

Chaplincy Training
FAST Team Training
Smoke & Fire Behavior
Fire Service Mortar: The Critical Role of the Company Officer

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (CMCC)

Wednesday, June 10

Registration Opens

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Specialty Schools (Day 3)

Flood Boat
Engine Company School
Truck Company School

*Locations TBA

Hands on Training (Day 2)

Farm Machinery Rescue
School Bus Extrication
Swift Water Rescue – Making the Save

*Locations TBA

Pre-Conference Seminars and Workshops

EMS Fire Combo
A Fire Officer’s Guide for Today’s Buildings on Fire
Tactical Considerations for Volunteer Fire Dept
The Challenge of Firefighting Operations in Mega-Mansions & Large Area Residential
The “Occupied” Vacant: Fires With Entrapment in Vacat and Abandoned Buildings 

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center (CMCC)

 Thursday, June 11

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

Morning Devotional (8:30AM)

First Responder Memorial (Outside CMCC)

Opening Ceremonies  (9:00AM)

Ballroom ABC – CMCC

Business Meeting (1:00PM)

Ballroom ABC – CMCC

Section Meetings (2:00PM)

Friday, June 12

General Check-in (8:00AM)

Morning Devotional (8:30AM)

First Responder Memorial (Outside CMCC)

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

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Seminars and Workshops (CMCC)

9:00AM-10:30AM

Economy of Force at Extrication Incidents
HOT WASH
Its Not the Fire That Will Burn You
Command and Control in a Combination Department
Balance- Wellness for the First Responder
1st Due Engine Company “Coastal Firefighting”


10:45AM-12:15PM

Moving the Patient Vehicle
“Leadership” It’s Not About You
Building and Sustaining a Training Program for YOUR Department
1st Due Engine Company “Doing More with Less”
Disaster Response: How Geographical Information Systems Technology Can Enhance Operations
Disposable Heroes

Seminars and Workshops (CMCC)

1:45PM-3:15PM 

Natural Disaster-Rules of Engagement
Engine Essentials
Fire Station Design-Room by Room
Solar Energy and the Fire Service
Strech Long & Work Short
Bring Your Best 


3:30PM-5:00PM

Rural Engine Company Operations
Leading the Modern Firefighter
School Bus Accident- Are You Prepared?
Fireground Leadership: Rebooting From the Station to the Streets
The Voodoo of Natural Gas

 

Explorer Competition

Networking and Rules Meeting
Competition Begins
*(Preregistration Required)  

Saturday, June 13

General Check-in (8:00AM)

Morning Devotional (8:30AM)

First Responder Memorial (Outside CMCC)

Exhibit Halls Open  (9:00 AM – 3:00 PM)

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

Seminars and Workshops (CMCC)

 10:00AM – 11:30 AM 

Team Work NASCAR Style
Take Action Against Cancer in the Fire Service
Treat on the X
Is Your Fire Truck Really Safe to Drive Today?

Hands On Training (1:00PM – 7:00PM)

Truck Class
Extreme Extrication

Location TBA

Seminars and Workshops (CMCC)

 1:00PM – 2:15PM

Multi Agency : Rescue Task Force
Emergency Services Radio Communications: Straight Talk or Just Chatter?

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

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

 

Sunday, June 14

Hands On Training (9:00AM – 4:00PM)

Truck Class
Extreme Extrication

Location TBA

Memorial Service  (2:00PM – 4:00PM)

Koger Center for the Arts (1051 Greene St, Columbia, SC 29201)