Upcoming County Training Events

Below is a calendar reflecting training opportunities available throughout Lackawanna, Wayne & Pike Counties. Also below the class, list, is a grid calendar that includes specific fire department events such as meetings, fundraisers, etc., as they are available, to give other departments a resource to refer to when scheduling their events to prevent overlapping.


 

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May 28, 2019
  • Class: National Vehicle Rescue Operations – NFPA 1670 (1 of 3)
    Date/Time: May 28, 2019  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Location: Hamlin Fire & Rescue Company
    Description:

    National Vehicle Rescue Operations – NFPA 1670 (NVRO)

    Description: This course will provide an operations level of information and skills as it pertains to vehicle rescue incidents. Upon completion of the course, the student will be eligible to complete the PA Joint Rescue Program Basic Vehicle Rescue Examination. Additionally, this course will prepare the student to challenge the IFSAC/ProBoard national certification as a Vehicle Rescue Technician Level 1 in accordance with NFPA 1006. Topics will include incident management; tools/equipment; vehicle anatomy/design; hazard control; patient access, care, and packaging; disentanglement; extrication and termination. This 20-hour course is split between 8 hours of classroom lecture and 12 hours of hands-on evolutions. The final session is an additional 4 hours set aside for the PA Joint Rescue Program Basic Vehicle Rescue Examination. This new rescue curriculum is based on the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1670 and 1006 standards.

    Hosted By: Hamlin Fire & Rescue Company

    Sponsored By: Wayne County Fireman’s Association

    Dates/Times: Tuesday, May 28, 2019 – 18:00 to 22:00

    Saturday, June 1, 2019 – 08:00 to 16:00

    Sunday, June 2, 2019 – 08:00 to 16:00

    Length: 20 hours (Lecture: 8.0hrs / Lab: 12.0hrs)

    Location: Hamlin Fire & Rescue Company

    582 Hamlin Highway, Hamlin PA 18427

    Pre-Requisite: Age 16 & up, Vehicle Rescue Awareness – (NVRA), Hazmat Awareness

    Gear: TOG and eye protection

    Registration: E-mail wcfatraining@gmail.com 


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May 2019

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Meeting: 7 Fire/EMS Monthly Meeting
2
  • Class: National Vehicle Rescue Awareness – NFPA 1670 (2 of 4)
  • Class: Interior Firefighting (7 of 9)
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4
  • Class: Advanced Line Systems Rescue (1 of 2)
  • Class: Interior Firefighting (8 of 9)
5
  • Fundraiser: Breakfast Buffet
  • Class: Advanced Line Systems Rescue (2 of 2)
6
  • Meeting: 67 Fire Monthly Meeting
7
  • Class: National Vehicle Rescue Awareness – NFPA 1670 (3 of 4)
  • Class: Interior Firefighting (9 of 9)
  • Meeting: 29 Fire Monthly Meeting
  • Meeting: Mid Valley Mutual Aid Meeting
  • Class: Hazmat Operations Refresher (1 of 2)
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9
  • Class: National Vehicle Rescue Awareness – NFPA 1670 (4 of 4)
  • Class: Hazmat Operations Refresher (2 of 2)
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  • Class: Hazmat Operations Refresher (1 of 1)
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  • Meeting: 25 Fire/EMS Monthly Meeting
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  • Fundraiser: Breakfast Buffet
27
  • Meeting: 15 Fire Monthly Meeting
28
  • Class: National Vehicle Rescue Operations – NFPA 1670 (1 of 3)
  • Meeting: NP Mutual Aid Bi-Monthly Meeting
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