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    • 08/01/2022
    • 8:00 AM
    • 10/14/2022
    • 5:00 PM
    • Online
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    2023 FDSOA Health and Safety Conference
    Scholarship Application

    January 15-18, 2023
    TradeWinds Island Grand Resort • St. Pete Beach, Florida

    Application Deadline • October 14, 2022
    Award Notification via Email • October 21, 2022

    APPLICATION CRITERIA

    • Current uniformed member of a fire department or other emergency services organization
    • Two years of emergency response experience
    • Have never attended an FDSOA Health and Safety Conference in the past (or within the past 5 years)
    • Must have department approval for attendance if selected (letter must accompany application)


    SCHOLARSHIP INCLUDES

    • Registration for the 2023 FDSOA Health and Safety Conference and one pre-con seminar (optional)
    • Airfare or mileage expenses (actual cost based on lowest advanced purchased coach fare or Federal mileage rate)
    • Up to 5 nights hotel lodging (reservations to be made through FDSOA)
    • Expenses to and from the conference center and airport (if needed)
    • One year FDSOA membership


    You will need to upload the following files in PDF format to complete the application:
    • One page resume of the applicant.
    • Statement of reason for application and financial need.
    • Approval letter from your department.

    APLLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP HERE!

    Deadline for Submission
    Oct 14, 2022, 5:00pm Eastern

    • 10/31/2022
    • 8:00 AM (MDT)
    • 11/01/2022
    • 5:00 PM (MDT)
    • Red Deer, AB, Canada
    Register


    Incident Safety Officer 2-Day Academy

    October 31 - November 1, 2022
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Daily

    Pro Board Certification Exam administered after day two.

    City of Red Deer Emergency Services

    4343 78 street Crescent, Red Deer AB, Canada T4P 3E3


    $495.00 USD Per Person
    Includes one year FDSOA membership ($99 value), and Pro Board Certification Exam ($95 value)!

    Recommended Text Book
    Fire Department Incident Safety Officer
    Revised Third Edition by David W. Dodson
    *Not included in the academy fee*


    Lodging Suggestion:


    Airport Suggestion:

    Calgary or Edmonton airports (YEG or YYC) both are equidistance to Red Deer

    Onsite Contact:

    Name: Dave Bain
    Email: dave.bain@reddeer.ca
    Phone:403-357-6877


    Academy Features and Benefits

    • Excellent opportunity to prepare for the Pro Board Incident Safety Officer Certification exam.
    • Up-to-the-minute information on Incident Safety Officer challenges and trends
    • Designed to addresses spirit and intent of NFPA 1521 (2015 ed.), Chapter 5, Incident Safety Officer
    • Provides KSA’s for Reading Buildings, Reading Smoke, Risk Assessment, Hazardous Energy, and Firefighters
    • Preventing firefighter injuries through proactive “Prehab” and “Rehab”
    • Challenges of interacting with the IC on scene
    • The ISO Action Model
    • Video clip review from of actual incidents
    • Group activities and scenario practice
    • 01/08/2023
    • 7:00 AM (MST)
    • 01/10/2023
    • 5:00 PM (MST)
    • Gilbert, AZ
    Register


    FDSOA 2023 Fire Apparatus, Specification, Maintenance and Fleet Management Conference

    Fire Fleet Managers and Mechanics

    Dates: Jan 8-10, 2023

    Pre Conference: Jan 8

    Conference: Jan 9-10, 2023

    Gilbert Public Safety Training Facility, Gilbert, Arizona

    6860 S Power Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85297

    Full Day Pre-Conference options include:

    • Specification Writing
    • Apparatus Touch, Feel, and (maybe) Drive
    • F-3 Fire Pump and Annual Testing
    • Know Your Foam

    • 01/09/2023
    • 7:00 AM (MST)
    • 01/10/2023
    • 5:00 PM (MST)
    • Gilbert, AZ
    Register


    Vendor and Sponsor Registration

    FDSOA 2023 - Fire Apparatus, Specification, Maintenance and Fleet Management Conference

    Dates: Jan 9-10, 2023

    Gilbert Public Safety Training Facility, Gilbert, Arizona

    6860 S Power Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85297

    Vendor set up, Sunday, Jan 8th, 12pm until 5pm.

    Vendor Take down, Tuesday, Jan 10th, completed by 5pm.

    Sponsorship Opportunities:GOLD SPONSOR  $5,500

    GOLD Sponsorship is the highest level of sponsorship for the entire 2-day Conference, providing the greatest visibility of your brand and the exclusive opportunity to address the attendees during a general session. 

    GOLD Sponsorship includes:

    • Premier exhibit space, FULL 8’ undraped table
    • Company logo/message included in marketing loop during all general sessions
    • Acknowledgement of your sponsorship on the FDSOA webpage and in all marketing messaging to attendees
    • An opportunity to address the audience and provide a product/marketing update during general session
    • Banner stand (provided by sponsor) placed prominently in the general session area
    • A daily morning acknowledgement in General Session
    • Your marketing materials included in every attendee’s bag (one promotional item in addition to one USB thumb drive or a maximum of five (5) sheets of product information)
    • Attendee list (to be provided prior to, and after conference)
    • Does NOT include vehicle spot. That can be added to registration.
    SILVER SPONSOR $4,250

    SILVER Sponsorship includes:

    • Premium exhibit space, FULL 8’ undraped table
    • Acknowledgement of your sponsorship on the FDSOA webpage and in all marketing messaging to attendees
    • Your company logo displayed prominently during general sessions in recognition of your support
    • Banner stand (provided by sponsor) placed prominently in the general session area
    • Your advertising materials included in every attendee’s bag (this can include a brochure, one sheet of product information, or one promotional item)
    • Attendee list (to be provided prior to, and after conference)
    • Does not include vehicle spot. That can be added to registration.

    Vendor Table  (Half of an 8-ft skirted Shared table) – $1,295.00 (USD)

    • Half 8-ft un-skirted table
    • Table intended for literature only (electricity not guaranteed)
    • Attendee list

    Vehicles - $700 Each

    • Vehicles can be added to each selection above during registration.
    • You can add a maximum of 4.



    • 01/15/2023
    • 7:30 AM
    • 01/16/2023
    • 4:30 PM
    • St Pete, Florida
               

    St Pete Beach, Florida - Tradewinds Island Grand
    Sunday - Monday, January 15-16, 2022

    Click here for full details and registration

    Incident Safety Officer 2-Day Academy

    Pro Board Certification Exam administered after day two.

    $680.00 (10% early bird discount through Oct 31, 2022)
    Includes one year FDSOA membership ($99 value), and Pro Board Certification Exam ($95 value)!

    Recommended Text Book
    Fire Department Incident Safety Officer
    Revised Third Edition by David W. Dodson ($99.50)
    *Not included in the academy fee, but available HERE!*


    Location:

    St. Pete Beach, Florida - Tradewinds Island Grand


    Academy Features and Benefits

    • Excellent opportunity to prepare for the Pro Board Incident Safety Officer Certification exam.
    • Up-to-the-minute information on Incident Safety Officer challenges and trends
    • Designed to addresses spirit and intent of NFPA 1521 (2015 ed.), Chapter 5, Incident Safety Officer
    • Provides KSA’s for Reading Buildings, Reading Smoke, Risk Assessment, Hazardous Energy, and Firefighters
    • Preventing firefighter injuries through proactive “Prehab” and “Rehab”
    • Challenges of interacting with the IC on scene
    • The ISO Action Model
    • Video clip review from of actual incidents
    • Group activities and scenario practice
    • 01/15/2023
    • 7:30 AM (PST)
    • 01/16/2023
    • 4:30 PM (PST)
    • St Pete, Florida

          

    St Pete Beach, Florida - Tradewinds Island Grand
    Sunday - Monday, January 15-16, 2022

    Click here for full details and registration

            

    Health and Safety Officer 2-Day Academy

    Pro Board Certification Exam administered after day two.

    $680.00 (10% early bird discount through Oct 31, 2022)
    Includes one year FDSOA membership ($99 value), and Pro Board Certification Exam ($95 value)!

    Recommended Text Book
    Occupational Safety and Health in the Emergency Services, 5th Edition by James S. Angle
    *Not included in the academy fee, but available HERE!*



    Academy Features and Benefits

    • Intro to Emergency Services Occupational Safety & Health
    • Risk Management
    • Pre-Incident Safety Considerations
    • Safety & the Emergency Scene
    • Post Incident Stress Management
    • Personnel Roles & Responsibilities
    • Safety Program Development and Evaluation
    • Information Management for Safety Officers
    The HSO Academy is an excellent tool to help participants prepare for the FDSOA HSO Pro Board Certification Exam.

Past events

10/04/2022 Incident Safety Officer Academy
09/28/2022 Incident Safety Officer Academy
09/26/2022 Health and Safety Officer Academy
09/26/2022 Incident Safety Officer Academy at Firehouse Expo
08/01/2022 Emergency Vehicle Technician Class F1 & F2
06/27/2022 Emergency Vehicle Technician Class F1 & F2
04/04/2022 Incident Safety Officer Academy
03/28/2022 5 Reads
02/25/2022 5 Reads
01/12/2022 VENDOR - 2022 FDSOA Health and Safety Conference
01/10/2022 2022 FDSOA Health and Safety Conference
01/10/2022 VENDOR - 2022 FDSOA Fire Apparatus, Safety and Maintenance Conference
01/09/2022 2022 FDSOA Fire Apparatus, Safety and Maintenance Conference
12/07/2021 Incident Safety Officer Academy
11/05/2021 Health and Safety Officer Academy
10/19/2021 Health and Safety Officer Academy
09/30/2021 Incident Safety Officer Academy
09/22/2021 Incident Safety Officer Academy
09/13/2021 5 Reads
08/26/2021 Health and Safety Officer Academy
06/02/2021 Health and Safety Officer Academy
05/18/2021 FDSOA 2021 Virtual Apparatus Conference - Platinum $2500
05/18/2021 FDSOA 2021 Virtual Apparatus Conference - Silver $900
05/18/2021 FDSOA 2021 Virtual Apparatus Conference - Bronze $200
04/27/2021 Emergency Vehicle Technician Class - Level 2, F3
04/24/2021 Incident Safety Officer Academy
03/16/2021 Emergency Vehicle Technician Class F1&F2
02/25/2021 Incident Safety Officer Academy
01/06/2021 Incident Safety Officer Academy
12/16/2020 Incident Safety Officer Academy
11/03/2020 Incident Safety Officer Academy
10/27/2020 Emergency Vehicle Technician Class
09/28/2020 Incident Safety Officer Academy
09/09/2020 Incident Safety Officer Academy

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