Log in

Upcoming EVENTS


    • 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

    EVT Testing will be available on Monday, January 9, 2023, 4:15pm
    You MUST preregister and pay at the EVT Commission website by Dec 9, 2022.

    • 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.
    • 03/27/2023
    • 8:00 AM
    • 03/30/2023
    • 5:00 PM
    • Canadore College
    • 24



    Emergency Vehicle Technician Class
    Level 1
    F1 & F2 Maintenance and Design

    March 27 - March 30, 2023

    CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION

    For more information contact:

    Don Kerr
    Canadore College  
    705-474-7600 ext 5671
    donald.kerr@canadorecollege.ca


    F1 Maintenance, Inspection & Testing
    This course covers the maintenance, inspection and testing of Fire Apparatus as described in NFPA 1911, Standard for the Inspection, Maintenance, Testing and Retirement of In-Service Fire Apparatus.

    F2 Design & Performance Standards of Fire Apparatus
    This course covers the standards for fire apparatus as described in NFPA 1901, Standard for Automotive Fire Apparatus, and in NFPA 1911, Standard for the Inspection, Maintenance, Testing and Retirement of In-Service Automotive Fire Apparatus.

    PPE Requirement

    Each student must provide their own PPE for each class. The minimum required PPE is listed below.

    • Helmet – Structural/Wildland/Hardhat
    • Eye Protection – Safety Glasses
    • Hearing Protection
    • Leather Gloves
    • Work Boots (NO running shoes)
    • Long Pants
    • Structural Or Wildland PPE Optional


    • 03/27/2023
    • 8:00 AM
    • 03/28/2023
    • 5:00 PM
    • Westbrook, Maine
    • 9
    Register

                       

    Incident Safety Officer 2-Day Academy

    March 27-28, 2023
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Daily

    Pro Board Certification Exam administered after day two.

    Westbrook Fire Department
    570 Main Street

    Westbrook, ME  04092
     

    $495.00 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 ($99.50)
    *Not included in the academy fee, but available HERE!*


    Lodging Suggestion:

    Double Tree Hotel - South Portland, ME

    Airport Suggestion:

    PWM - Portland International Jetport - Portland, Maine

    Onsite Contacts:

    Director Jim Graves
    jgraves@smccme.edu
    207-844-2078

    and

    Deputy Fire Chief Brian Langerman
    Blangerman@westbrook.me.us
    207-854-0644 ext 2314


    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
    • 04/04/2023
    • 8:00 AM
    • 04/05/2023
    • 5:00 PM
    • Augusta, Maine
    • 0
    Join waitlist

                       

    Incident Safety Officer 2-Day Academy

    April 4-5, 2023
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Daily

    Pro Board Certification Exam administered after day two.

    City of Augusta Fire Rescue Department

    Central Fire Station
    369 Water Street
    Augusta, ME  04330
     

    $495.00 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 ($99.50)
    *Not included in the academy fee, but available HERE!*


    Lodging Suggestion:

    There are many hotels in the area. Here is a link showing whats available. Best options include Fairfield Inn, Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites.

    Augusta, Maine, United States of America Hotel Search Results (expedia.com)

    Airport Suggestion:

    Portland Maine

    Onsite Contacts:

    Director Jim Graves
    jgraves@smccme.edu
    207-844-2078

    and

    Chief David Groder
    dave.groder@augustamaine.gov
    207-626-2421


    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

Past events

10/31/2022 Incident Safety Officer Academy
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
08/01/2022 2023 FDSOA Health and Safety Conference Scholarship Application
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 VENDOR - 2022 FDSOA Fire Apparatus, Safety and Maintenance Conference
01/10/2022 2022 FDSOA Health and Safety 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

The Premier Provider of Professional Development for Safety Officers


© Fire Department Safety Officers Association. All rights reserved.

5967 Bedford PL
Ann Arbor, MI 48105-9567

Office: (248) 880-1864 • Fax: (248) 479-0491

membership@fdsoa.org

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software