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May 24, 2018
Join Armor NOW Advisory Board Members with nearly a century of combined EMS and law enforcement experience as they lead a panel discussion on how to incorporate simulation and scenario exercises into training programs for first responders.
This program focuses on some of the most pervasive situational awareness barriers first responders will face while operating in stress‐filled, dynamically changing environments.
Chief Billy Goldfeder will present through video, audio and “WAKE UP” lecture, an in‐depth program featuring specific and very recent fireground events with a strong focus on dwelling and small commercial fires that ended with tragic results. The program focuses specifically on the lessons learned so that these incidents don’t ever become forgotten.
There is an immediate need for today’s operating command and company officers to increase their foundation of knowledge and insights related to modern building construction & engineering, fire dynamics, occupancy risk and fire protection engineering to align traditional and conventional strategic operating methodologies and proven past practices to modern research based tactics in order to safeguard companies and personnel and increase operational capabilities.
May 25, 2018
This program will present tactical risks and key considerations for the First‐Due Company, Company Officer and Commander affecting and influencing operational risk management, command and tactical safety and tactical protocols based upon occupancy risks, reading the building and adaptive management principles.
This program challenges conventional fire service paradigms and explores leading edge fire service discussion points from across the American Fire Service profession with new strategic, tactical and operational considerations due to building construction, extreme compartment fire behavior and occupancy risks and the demands associated with today’s evolving and demanding fireground.
This is class utilizes video, simulations and real‐world experience to create a framework for the toughest decision you’ll ever make as company officer: Do we Go interior or not: Go/No‐Go.
May 26, 2018
Learn five key areas that can turn any firehouse into the type of place that enables firefighters to thrive and fulfill their calling. This class will look at how to build and enjoy the type of firehouse everyone wants.
This session will provide insight into current terrorism threat, developing terrorist tactics, techniques, and procedures, which fire departments across the country may stumble upon during the course of their daily duties or be a target of during response.