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This site is intended to provide information on events, activities, training and safety to the Fire and EMS community in Clinton County. Please forward any site content ideas or information including any department events you would like to place on the calendar to Car 1 at the Office of Emergency Services email@example.com.
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|Firefighter I (Part A) - Basic Exterior FF'r Operations||Clinton County OES||TBD||6:30pm-10:30pm||The student will be provided with the training to support fire activities that arise before, during & after fire attack with respect to their exterior only classification. The student will be exposed to the knowledge & skills pertaining to; Fire, Tool & Scene Safety, Fire Behavior & Development, PPE & SCBA Practices (excluding donning & doffing of SCBA), Communication & Incident Management System (IMS) Principles, Fire Prevention & Investigation Principles, Fire Extinguishers, Hose Practices (excluding fire advancement & attack), Water Supply, Nozzles & Fire Streams, Ground Ladder Operations, Ropes & Knots. The course is the initial class all FF'rs are recommended and is prerequisite for Fire Fighter 1.||None, however must have Fire Chief's Authorization Letter||518-565-4791|
|Firefighter I "Part B" Interior FF'ing Operations||Clinton County OES||TBD||6:30pm-10:30pm||Course is a follow on from Basic Exterior FF'r Operations for students wishing to obtain FF 1 Certification to be able to conduct Interior Firefighting Operations. Couse includes but it not limted to SCBA use & operations as well as Fire Attack including live fire hands on evolutions. This is a physically challenging course and is only geared for individuals are are deemed fit for interior Firefighting by their Department physician.||Basic Exterior FF'r Operations||518-565-4791|
|Apparatus Operator Aerial Device||Clinton County OES||August 8 (runs 8 consecutive Tuesday nights)||6:30p-9:30p||Designed to follow the NFPA 1002 Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications, provides the student with knowledge necessary to operate, inspect and maintain aerial devices. Course content includes emergency vehicle operations review, classification and typing, vehicle inspection, operation of various types of aerial devices including platforms and ladders, proper location of placement and setup at an incident including driving, spotting and stabilizing. Fire departments must possess an aerial device to offer this program enabling students to fully operate this device.||EVOC & BEFO formerly Scene Support||518-565-4791|
|Water Supply Operations||Cumberland Head FD||September 7 (runs 9 consecutive Thursday nights)||7p-9p||Offers firefighters with information and skills in determining water supply requirements for firefighting purposes and water delivery methods. Demonstrations and practice sessions are included.||BEFO or Scene Support & Pump Operator||518-565-4791|
|Accident Victim Extrication Technician (AVET)||Peru FD||October 3 (runs 4 consecutive Tuesday nights)||6p-10p||Provides hands-on training in motor vehicle rescue and extrication techniques while stressing the need for scene safety and vehicle stabilization. It includes rescue theory, rescue life cycle, new technology in automotive design and rescue tools and their uses.||FF1 or BEFO formerly Scene Support or Basic EMT||518-565-4791|
|EMT Training, Advanced, Basic and other, follow link under sign-up||Clinton Community College||Varies - Follow link for signup or contact CCC directly for more information||Follow link under sign-up|
This EMT course is designed for individuals who wish to actively ride and work in ambulances. The primary focus of the Emergency Medical Technician is to provide basic emergency medical care and transportation, providing care for the sick and injured. EMTs function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Emergency Medical Technicians perform interventions with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance.
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For details about Firefighter Training in Clinton County and specifics about the Firefighter I and Basic Exterior Firefighter Operations classes including the rolling admissions/sign-up process follow the Fire Training Program Information link below. Any questions can be directed to County Fire Coordinator Eric Day (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Clinton County OES ID's customized for your department are available for your members.
Departments wishing to make use of this service should have a Chief's authorized member contact Kelly Donoghue to arrange for training and access credentials for use of the updated on-line ID system.
Kelly can be reached at 518-565-4791 or by email at email@example.com
Training Tower Inforamtion
** The Tower is Open and available for use by all departments. **
Requests for tower use are accepted at any time. Click below and submit the Application form to Wendy.