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Tuesday, October 8, 2019
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: FDSOA Incident Safety Officer Academy (Day 1 of 2)8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: Fire Officer Leadership Development: Command Culture/Climate and Morals/Ethics8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE : Kids These Days; Leadership and the Modern-Day Firefighter8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: We’re Only Human: Understanding Fireground Behavior8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: Initial IC Competence: Reps are Required8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: Fire Officer Leadership Development: Leadership and Decision Making8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: FDSOA Incident Safety Officer Academy (Day 2 of 2)8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: “Weighing” in on Building Construction8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: The Sidewalk Size-UP1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: Fire Command Operations on the Modern Fireground1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: Overhaul to Fireball1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: East & West Coasts: Different Tactics, Same Fire Dynamics1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE: Is 911 Enough?1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, October 10, 2019
KEYNOTE: It's Worth the Risk8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Searching Beyond The Fire1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Effective Exterior Streams1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Down & Dirty Urban Forcible Entry1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Pranks, Hazing and Bullying1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Normalization of Deviance – How to Overcome Complacency1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Prehospital Errors: Are You at Risk?1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Crew Resource Management: Are YOU Listening?1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Staying Aggressively Positive1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Adapt and Overcome: A Story of a Standpipe Failure, Trapped Civilian and a Mayday1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Keeping your Technical Rescue Program Moving into the Future1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Death by PowerPoint: An Instructor's Guide to Educating Modern-Day Firefighters1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Firefighting Operations in High-Risk Fire Environments3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Structure Fire: Primary Search3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
The New Officer’s Guide to the Engine Company3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Common Occupancies, Uncommon Response3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Initial Alarm Assignment to Confined Space Rescue – Lessons Learned3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Fire and EMS – Similarities & Cross Training to Improve Real World Functionality3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Seeing the Elephant: A Fire Chief's Guide to Performing Under Stress3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Modern RIT: Saving Our Own from The Inside Out3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Say Yes to VES3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
The Night the Rules Changed3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Tactical Thermal Imaging: Enhancing Fireground Strategies & Tactics3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Friday, October 11, 2019
Essential Firehouse Nutrition8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Drones: A Tale of Two Cities8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
The Initial Attack Line8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
The Search Reformation8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
What You Need to Know Before Signing the Contract for your New Apparatus8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Turning School Tragedy into Community Empowerment8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Well That's Just Smashing....8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Proactive Engine Driver: Doing More with Less8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
How to Implement a Successful Firefighter Physical Program8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Lessons Learned from Amtrak 188 Passenger Train Crash8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Intoxicated Leadership: What Happens When You Stop Thinking Strategically and Start Reacting Emotionally8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Attributes of Leadership8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Putting Together the Puzzle Pieces of Prehospital Care for Patients in the Autism Spectrum9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Driver Operator Role in Crew Safety & Efficiency9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Hiring for Culture9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Training as the Priority in the Volunteer Fire Service9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Crucial Moments – Critical Decisions9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
The Consequences of Not Knowing What You Don’t Know9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
The Effects of an Aging Population on Fire Mortality Rates: How to Redefine Success and Refocus CRR9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Implementing a Post-Fire Skin Decontamination Program9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Surviving the Storm of PTSD9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Courage Under Fire: The Challenging Art of Fire Service Leadership9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Gallons Per Second: Understanding Initial Fire Attack off the Booster Tank for Rapid Water Application9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Search & Rescue: Inside and Out2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Fire Suppression Operations in Private Dwellings2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Clean Cab2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Rescue Me: Managing Employee Fires2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
First-Due Tactics for the Urban Engine Boss2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Fire Department Staffing and Funding2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Most Recent Practice Changing Articles in EMS2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
The Red Eye Syndrome2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Heavy Chief'in2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
It Takes More than Plastic Fire Hats2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Saving Firefighters from Themselves: Developing Company- and Battalion-Level Training Programs2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Creating a Positive Fitness Culture in Your Department8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Engine Company Operations: Roles and Responsibilities in a Modern Fire Environment8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Apparatus Design Impacting Firefighter Safety8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Truck Company Tips8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
How to Become a Better Fire Chief8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
EMS Interface on the Fireground8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Upfront Expectations8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
SLAB SAVERS Strategies and Tactics8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
School Bus Extrication8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Responding to Industrial Facilities: Your First Visit Needs to be Before the Incident8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
The Unique Fire Risks of “Going Green”8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
MAKE IT STOP!!! Down and Dirty Bleeding Control9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
The Dangers Lurking Below9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Live-Fire in Acquired Structures9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
ISO9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Peer Support Team Response to a Line of Duty Death9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss and Dementia9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Looking for CLUES in your 3609:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Modern Firefighting Hoods: Pros and Cons9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Developing the Future of Your Department9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Urban Water Rescue Considerations9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Hoarder Homes: Piles of Hazards for Firefighters9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Upfront Expectations2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Hell on Wheels2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Managing the Rural Fireground2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Medical Patient Size Up2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
First Due Engine Company Operations2:15 PM - 3:45 PM