NFA Wisconsin State Weekend

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Now is the time for the Fire & EMS community to embrace the future and improve our education through the 6th annual NFA Wisconsin State Weekend located at the Wisconsin Emergency Services Academy.

Classes

Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations(F0455)

This two-day course is designed to meet the needs of Company Officers (COs) responsible for managing the operations of one or more companies during structural firefighting operations. This course is designed to develop the management skills needed by COs to accomplish assigned tactics at structure fires.

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Leadership in Supervision: Creating Environments for Professional Growth (F0646)

This two-day course presents the supervisory with the basic leadership skills and tools needed to perform effectively in the fire service environment. The course includes concepts related to a successful transition to supervisory and leadership roles, including concepts of adaptive leadership; change management; active followership; effective communication, including difficult conversations and advocacy-inquiry based dialogue; ethics; authority; power; decision-making; and active engagement through development of a personal plan.

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Incident Safety Officer (Revised) (F0729)

This two-day course examines the Safety Officer's role at emergency responses. A specific focus on operations within an Incident Command System (ICS) as a Safety Officer is a main theme. Response to all-hazards types of situations will be emphasized.

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New Fire Chief: Administrative Issues (F0761)

The goal of this two-day course is to provide students with the managerial, administrative and leadership skills and awareness necessary for new or recently appointed or elected chiefs to effectively meet their obligations of the position.

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Pre-Weekend Events:

Hands-On Training Event: Large Vehicle Stabilization and Extrication presented by The REACT Center (Friday: 9am - 6pm)

Additional registration fee of $75. Class size is limited to 20. A large portion of the course fees are being offset by a contribution from the WSFCA Foundation with the goal to promote first responder safety. We ask that only attendees with limited training funds or a high need for this training apply.

This course provides hands-on training for fire and rescue personnel in large vehicle stabilization and extrication. Emphasis will be put on proper stabilization techniques when dealing with large vehicles such as buses, trucks, and semitrailers allowing rescuers to safely access and extricate trapped occupants. 

Protective Clothing Required -- Participants must furnish approved helmet, fire boots or leather safety boots, eye
protection, gloves, coveralls or turnout gear for class.

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Hands-On Training Event: Initial Operations at Large Scale Incidents presented by The REACT Center (Friday: 9am - 6pm)

Additional registration fee of $75. Class size is limited to 20. A large portion of the course fees are being offset by a contribution from the WSFCA Foundation with the goal to promote first responder safety. We ask that only attendees with limited training funds or a high need for this training apply.

This course provides a combination of lecture and hands-on training looking at initial size-up of large scale non-fire events including high wind, building collapse, wide area search, and more.

2 spots remaining  

Complimentary Friday Night Pre-Conference (6pm - 9pm)

A round table discussion on training challenges and opportunities in the state of Wisconsin



Dates

October 20-22, 2017

Max Class Size:

30 per class

BEFORE YOU CONTINUE REGISTRATION:

1. Fill out the NFA Application Form. This MUST be sent in to complete your registration!
2. Click here to register for a Student Identification Number (SID) from CTAS

 

Sponsors

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Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs' Association Foundation

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Wisconsin Society of Emergency Services Instructors

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Wisconsin State Firefighters' Association

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Wisconsin Technical College System