Improving the Health & Safety of all Emergency Responders

HSO Academy Sacramento, CA    February 20-21, 2020
As part of the

Sacramento Metro Fire Department – CONFERENCE

Register HERE

8:00am – 5:00pm daily

Academy Location:

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District
10545 Armstrong Ave  Mather, CA 95655
Dept phone (916) 859-4391


Health and Safety Officer 2-Day Academy
This course is an in-depth, fast paced class that focuses on the knowledge and experience – elements required of an effective HSO. It gives participants the opportunity for situational exercises and scenario practice. The HSO Academy is an excellent tool to help participants prepare for the FDSOA HSO Pro Board Certification Exam. The course is ideal for any fire officer who has been newly appointed as a Safety Officer or is likely to fill the Health and Safety Officer role.

Recommended Text – Occupational Safety and Health in the Emergency Services, 4th edition, by James S. Angle
Will not be available to purchase in class
(Available for $85 through FDSOA Shop)

$515 US Dollars per person – Includes
Pro Board Certification Exam – given after class on day two
FDSOA 1 year membership


  • 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

Hotel  Recommendations

  • Sacramento Marriott, 11211 Point E Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
  • Hyatt Place 10744 Gold Center Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
  • Courtyard by Marriott 10683 White Rock Rd, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670


Sacramento International Airport


Please register HERE

Sacramento Metro Fire Department – CONFERENCE