Improving the Health & Safety of all Emergency Responders

Calling all company-level officers, chief officers, and supervisors who have department-level health and safety responsibilities (such as program planning and implementation) and who may serve as an Incident Safety Officer or department Health and Safety Officer.  The National Fire Academy has three six day offerings

 September 22-27, 2019, October 20-25, 2019, and October 27- November 1, 2019, of our R0154 Safety Program Operations course that have vacancies and are in jeopardy of cancelation due to low enrollment.            

  https://apps.usfa.fema.gov/nfacourses/catalog/details/440

Check out the details and apply today!       https://www.usfa.fema.gov/training/nfa/admissions/apply.html

Follow the directions in the link. Be sure to specify the date of the course offering you wish to attend and your second choice if applicable.

If you have any questions contact the Training Specialist:  George Morgan  email:  george.morgan@fema.dhs.gov

Send your completed application to   netcadmissions@fema.dhs.gov. Pay close attention to Block 16 of the application as you briefly describe your duties relative to your need to attend this class and remember to show your position on your departmental organizational chart. Again any questions contact the training specialist.

We’re looking forward to meeting YOU!

Safety Program Operations  R0154  course description

This six-day course provides knowledge and practice in the context of current issues to develop strategies of risk management associated with the provision of firefighting and Emergency Medical Services to reduce firefighter fatalities and injuries. With a focus on using the risk management model in the health and safety aspects of emergency services operations, current regulations, standards, policies and responsibilities for program management, day-to-day operations, and incident safety will be addressed.

https://usfa-apps.clutch-inc.com/nfacourses/catalog/details/440