Fire Police Field Day and Training will be held at the Suffolk County Fire Academy on Saturday, August 22, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Training will include hands-on fire police training, resources available to fire departments and specialty response vehicles and a 30 minutes basic fire police size-up lecture.
This venue is open to all; therefore, preregistration is not required.
The Suffolk County Fire Academy is now offering an online hazmat refresher course. This course provides training to review and refresh the competencies covered in OSHA 1910.120 for First Responder Awareness and Operations Level Responders. Click the following link to the course: http://education.scfa-li.org/login/
Firefighters whose CPR certification is expiring are eligible to recertify by taking Class 1 of any CPR course held at the Suffolk County Fire Academy. Refer to the monthly schedule for upcoming classes. Call the Academy at 631-924-6822 to register. Walk-ins are not permitted.
The schedules for the 2015 Firefighter II Courses are now available at the Open Enrollment Section of the website. Registrations for the Firefighter II Hybrid Courses for 2015 will begin approximately 60 days prior to the date of the first class.
The schedules for the 2015 Firefighter I Courses are now available at the Open Enrollment Section of the website. Registrations for the Firefighter I Hybrid and Conventional Courses for 2015 will begin approximately 60 days prior to the date of the first class.
EMS Personnel can obtain their HazMat Awareness Certification by taking the online course: IS-5.A: An Introduction to Hazardous Materials. This course is available at the FEMA website at: