CFT Fire School – Carol Stream, IL

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Dates: October 1-3, 2018

Time: 9am-5pm

Location: Carol Stream Fire District Station 28, 365 N. Kuhn Rd., Carol Stream, IL 60188

Investment: $550 All 3 Days – $125 Lecture Only

The Ultimate Engine and Truck School! This school will consist of 1 day of lecture and 2 days of hands-on with live fire scenarios. Full PPE will be required for Days 2 and 3 of this class.

Instructors:

  • Lead- Curt Isakson – Escambia County (FL) Fire/Rescue
  • Mike Ciampo – FDNY
  • JJ Cassetta – Orlando (FL) Fire Department
  • Shannon Stone – Fort Walton Beach (FL) Fire/Rescue
  • Matt Scallan – Escambia County (FL) Fire/Rescue
  • Danny Stelter – Carol Stream Fire District
  • Phil DeMik – Naperville Fire Department
  • Liam Flaherty – FDNY Rescue 2
  • Justin McGough – CAL Fire
  • Bob Hoff – Chicago/Carol Stream Fire District

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CANCELLATION POLICY:
There will be a $25 cancellation fee on all cancellations made more that 10 days prior to the conference unless you would like to receive a full credit for future conferences or seminars. We do not offer refunds for cancellations made within 10 days of the start of the conference or seminar. However, we will offer full credit to a future conference or seminar.

Firefighting Tactics At Apartment and Townhouse Fires – Oswego, IL

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Instructor: Deputy Assistant Chief (Ret.) John Norman, FDNY

Date: April 5, 2018

Time: 9am-5pm

Location: Oswego Fire District, 3511 Wooley Rd., Oswego, IL 60543

Investment: $125 prior to March 4th, $175 starting March 4th.

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CANCELLATION POLICY:
There will be a $25 cancellation fee on all cancellations made more that 10 days prior to the conference unless you would like to receive a full credit for future conferences or seminars. We do not offer refunds for cancellations made within 10 days of the start of the conference or seminar. However, we will offer full credit to a future conference or seminar.

Machinery Rescue Operations Course – Carol Stream, IL

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SPOTS ARE LIMITED!

Instructors: Andrew Brassard and TBA

Date: September 27-28, 2018

Time: 8am-5pm

Location: Carol Stream Fire District Station 28, 365 N. Kuhn Rd. Carol Stream, Illinois 60188

Investment: $425

Description:

Day 1

Part I:
A. B. C. D. E. F.
Hours Introduction to Machinery Rescue Operations (Lecture & PPT) 2
Identify hazards
Identify States of energy Lock out tag out
Case histories
Different tool kits Medical considerations
Take The Door Training

Machinery Rescue Operations – Course Outline
Part II: Morning Machinery Rescue Skill Set Rotations (Hands-on)
A. Tool Familiarization
-cutting w/ wizzer saw
-drilling and punching rivets
-shearing bolt heads with pneumatic chisel -pneumatic impact gun use
-snap ring pliers use
-cutting with a dremel type tool in a confined space -portable band saw use
-reciprocating saw use
-pros/cons of each type of tool
(heat generation, speed, vibration, atmosphere)
hand nailed to 2×4
-students cut nail using a hacksaw blade demonstrating tight spaces and heat generation

B. Oxy-Acetylene Torch
-oxy-acetylene torch components -oxy-acetylene torch ignition steps -oxy-acetylene torch pros/cons
(heat generation, speed,vibration, atmosphere) -students cut re-bar
-students cut flat bar -students cut pipe

C. Size-up and Identification & Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO)
-using small mirror and light to identify hazards
-using illuminated search cam to identify hazards
-students shall unlock 2 locks via combination identified within
the hazard box using illuminated search cam and mirrors and flashlight (heat generation, speed,vibration, atmosphere)
-students shall refresh on LOTO
-students shall identify different energy devices
-students shall identify LOTO safety devices -circuit breakers
-valve hand wheel -wall toggle switch -power cord
-wall plus
-circuit breakers
-etc.
-students shall implement LOTO devices using props

LUNCH

Part III: Afternoon Machinery Rescue Skill Set Rotations (Hands-on)
A. Meat Grinder Entrapment 1 -students identify “hand” entrapment
-students identify medical considerations
-students identify visually what preliminary tools are required
-students disassemble with cutting, grinding, and hand tools -hand removal from grinder
Drive Shaft Entrapment
-students identify “hand” entrapment
-students identify medical considerations
-students identify visually what preliminary tools are required -students disassemble with cutting, grinding, and hand tools -hand removal from drive shaft

B. Fence Impalement & Auger Entrapment 1
-Fence Impalement
-students identify fence impalement
-students identify medical considerations (airway, c-spine, etc) -students review and determine best methods for stabilizing
fence section and patient prior to removal -student identify available tools and pros/cons (heat generation, speed,vibration, atmosphere) -students prepare cooling methods
-students use oxy-acetylene torch
-students use portable band saw
-students use reciprocating saw
-section of fence and patient are removed -students review what works best

C. Hand and Finger Entrapment 1
-Hand Entrapment
-student identify hand entrapment
-students identify methods of shielding patient’s hand -student identify available tools and pros/cons
(heat generation, speed,vibration, atmosphere) -students prepare cooling methods
-students cut pipe with dremel type tool
-students cut pipe with angle grinder
-students cut glass with dremel type tool
-student removes hand from entrapment
-Finger Entrapment
-students identify finger entrapment
-students identify methods of shielding patient’s finger -student identify available tools and pros/cons
(heat generation, speed, vibration, atmosphere) -students remove glass bottle from finger
-students remove ring from finger

Day 2

Part I: Metal Size-Up & Load Assessment (Lecture)
A. Rollers (Load assessment)
-teaches students to operate in tight spaces
-restrictive spaces
-disassembly
-arm stuck in rollers -patient care

B. Machinery Rescue on Rope (Positioning)
-students will use rope rescue equipment for work positioning and rescue -disassembly and metal cutting
-arm trapped in rollers
-patient care

LUNCH

C. Meat Grinder Prop (Metal Size-up)

D. THE BOX Spreading and Lifting inside a space (Tactical Worksheet)
-machine press simulation
-lock out tag out
-students must crawl into prop to perform rescue
-lifting and spreading operations- load assessments -metal cutting
-stabilization

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CFT Fire School – Oswego, IL

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Dates: March 13-15, 2018

Time: 9am-5pm

Location: Oswego Fire District, 3511 Wooley Rd, Oswego, Illinois 60543

Investment: $550 All 3 Days – $125 Lecture Only

The Ultimate Engine and Truck School! This school will consist of 1 day of lecture and 2 days of hands-on with live fire scenarios. Full PPE will be required for Days 2 and 3 of this class.

Instructors:
Lead- Curt Isakson – Escambia County (FL) Fire/Rescue
Mike Ciampo – FDNY                                                                                                                                                 JJ Cassetta – Orlando (FL) Fire Department
Shannon Stone – Fort Walton Beach (FL) Fire/Rescue
Matt Scallan – Escambia County (FL) Fire/Rescue
Danny Stelter – Carol Stream Fire District
Phil DeMik – Naperville Fire Department

The Full 3 Days Is Sold Out! We still have spots available for the Day 1 Lecture.

We have added a fall class in Carol Stream, IL Click here

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We have a room block at the AmericInn Lodge & Suites Oswego ask for the Fire Training Resources room block. Contact the AmricInn at 630-554-9090

CANCELLATION POLICY:
There will be a $25 cancellation fee on all cancellations made more that 10 days prior to the conference unless you would like to receive a full credit for future conferences or seminars. We do not offer refunds for cancellations made within 10 days of the start of the conference or seminar. However, we will offer full credit to a future conference or seminar.

Courage Under Fire – Fire Officer Lessons Learned After Getting The Badge! – Carol Stream, IL

 

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Instructor: Deputy Chief Steve Prziborowski, Santa Clara County Fire Department

Date: March 1, 2018

Location: Carol Stream Fire District Station 28

Investment: $125 prior February 1, $175 starting February 1.

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CANCELLATION POLICY:
There will be a $25 cancellation fee on all cancellations made more that 10 days prior to the conference unless you would like to receive a full credit for future conferences or seminars. We do not offer refunds for cancellations made within 10 days of the start of the conference or seminar. However, we will offer full credit to a future conference or seminar.

Firefighting Tactics At Apartment and Townhouse Fires – Carol Stream, IL

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Instructor: Deputy Assistant Chief (Ret.) John Norman, FDNY

Date: April 4, 2018

Time: 9am-5pm

Location: Carol Stream Fire District Station 28, 365 N. Kuhn Rd., Carol Stream, IL 60188

Investment: $125 prior to March 4th, $175 After.

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CANCELLATION POLICY:
There will be a $25 cancellation fee on all cancellations made more that 10 days prior to the conference unless you would like to receive a full credit for future conferences or seminars. We do not offer refunds for cancellations made within 10 days of the start of the conference or seminar. However, we will offer full credit to a future conference or seminar.