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Pre-Conference Seminars are 1 1/2-hour, 4-hour, or 16-hour programs taught by world renown instructors on the Tuesday and Wednesday before opening of Fire-Rescue. These classroom-based programs are held in the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.
Pre-Conference Seminars are FREE to all members.
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care
Developed by NAEMT’s Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) Committee, the TECC program is based on the guidelines from the Committee on Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (Co-TECC) and the Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) program. TECC uses lessons learned from our military and applies them to the civilian world of tactical medicine…(More)
Instructor: Billy Barnes
*Pre-registration required through conference registration link (Hands On Training Classes)
SC FAST Peer Training Program
This class will prepare participants to work within their own department and/or to become members of the Statewide Firefighter Assistance and Support Team (F.A.S.T.). …(More)
Youth Firesetter Intervention 1
This two-day course is based on requirements of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1035, Standard on Fire and Life Safety Educator, Public Information Officer, Youth Firesetter Intervention Specialist and Youth Firesetter Program Manager Professional Qualifications. This course provides students with a broad understanding of the knowledge, skills and abilities that the Youth Firesetter Intervention Specialist should have as requirements of NFPA Standard 1035 pertaining to youth firesetting. This course is for the practitioner who provides services at the program delivery level. It replaces Youth Firesetting Prevention and Intervention – Level 1.
Fire Service Response to the Active Shooter
This presentation will also discuss law enforcement tactics and the implementation of fire and EMS personnel into the response plan. Many fire and EMS agencies are unaware …(More)
Instructor: Wayne Freeman
June 12 (9:00AM – 5:00PM)
Under the Influence – Traditions, Culture, and Firefighter Suicide
As the numbers continue to roll in one thing is clear, departments are 3 times more likely to experience a firefighter suicide than they are a line of duty death. And as leaders, both formal and informal…(More)
Understanding the ISO Rating System
This workshop will explain the current Fire Suppression Rating Schedule and is open to Fire Departments, Communications Centers, Water Departments, and Community Officials. Presenters will be from ISO; this workshop will be an excellent opportunity to get your questions answered as you prepare for your communities next evaluation
Instructor: ISO Team
June 12 (9:00AM – 1:00PM)
SLAB SAVERS – Building a foundation in Strategy & Tactics
This program first looks at the SLAB (Safety Profile, Life Profile, Air Track and Building) and utilizes the information to come up with the Strategy. More importantly whether the fire is offensive or defensive based on this situational awareness and 360 walk around. It is aligned with the IAFC Rules of Engagement and the Everyone Goes Home Program to work through a risk vs. gain process….(More)
Rescue Me – Managing Employee Fires
Most Fire Officers and Chiefs will fight more fires in the station then they will out in the streets.
This program will utilize basic fireground terminology to break down and make sense of employee coaching …(More)
Traffic Incident Management
Traffic incident management (TIM) consists of a planned and coordinated multi-disciplinary process to detect, respond to and clear traffic incidents so that traffic flow may be restored as safely and quickly as possible. This program is designed to provide responders with the skill set need to setup traffic management protection zones for responders.
Technical Rescue / Extrication
The First Five Minutes is an intensive lecture/interactive class that will broaden your knowledge of various types of vehicles, tactics, and extrication principals. The class will revolve around two key concepts: First, how vehicle technology and … (More)
Step Up and Lead, Follow or Get Out of The Way
There is a reason why people relate the Emergency Services profession to words like courage, brotherhood, service, and respect. That reason is a clear-cut mission and decades of strong leadership. A leader is one who can generate effective … (More)
More to Come!
Our team is working on finalizing additional seminars for Fire-Rescue 2018.
Keep checking back!