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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out the Journal tab to the right for ramblings from the Fire Coordinator.
|Apparatus Operator Emergency Vehicle (EVOC)||Clinton County OES||April 18 (runs 6 consecutive Tuesday nights)||7p-10p||Provides vehicle operators with a better understanding of the seriousness of emergency vehicle operation. Based on objectives from National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard 1002 Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator, Chapter 2, this course stimulates the thought processes to make students aware of the potential for tragedy and financial loss and of the legal and moral responsibilities encountered when operating an emergency vehicle.||Valid Drivers License||518-565-4791|
|Apparatus Operator Pump (Pump Ops)||District 3 FD Wallace Hill Station||May 11 (runs 8 consecutive Thursday nights)||7p-10p||Offers knowledge & skills essential to pump operation. Based on objectives from National Fire Protection Association, Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator, Chapter 3, this course includes responsibilities of pump operators, hydraulics, friction loss, pump controls and accessories, fire streams, pumper practices, pumping from draft and fire hydrants.||EVOC & BEFO formerly Scene Support||518-565-4791|
|Truck Company Operations||Clinton County OES||May 23 (runs 8 consecutive Tuesday nights)||6p-9p||This course provides instruction for using ladder company equipment including operating ground ladders. Includes duties and responsibilities of the ladder company, operating and maintaining specialized tools, ventilation, forcible entry, search, and building construction.||FF1 & SCBA Training Authorization Letter||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 infomraiton||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 (email@example.com).
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.