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Preparing for Rapid Transit Emergencies

Captain Brian Butler from Trenton, New Jersey teaches on the wide-ranging subject of transit systems for the fire service at FDIC 2021.

USFA: Illinois On-Duty Death

Firefighter Mario Araujo contracted COVID-19 from exposure from a patient with a known case of COVID-19.

Special Webcast Series – The New Firefight: Implementing the UL-FSRI Study Core Concepts for...

This event was originally broadcast on April 21, 2020 and is now available for on-demand viewing.

This Webcast combines the research and outreach initiatives of the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI) and presents curriculum relevant to strategic and tactical decision making and developing best practices for mounting an intelligent interior fire attack. The focus is on identifying the “real estate” between the so-called “aggressive” interior attack and “surround and drown.”

FDIC 2020 Update

Please be assured we did not make this decision lightly.

Live Fire: Search and Extinguishment

A new HOT class at FDIC 2020 with an international instructor group.

Attack of the 2 ½-Inch

Jonathan Brumley from Denver presents his FDIC 2020 training.

Real-World Street-Smart Extrication

Two full days of a new hands-on extrication class at FDIC 2020.
Fallen Worcester (MA) Fire Lieutenant Jason Menard

Lt. Jason Menard, Worcester (MA) Fire Department, Is Recipient of the 2020 Ray Downey...

For his extraordinary display of courage, valor, and extreme bravery at the fire in which he lost his life, Lieutenant Jason Menard is the recipient of the 2020 Ray Downey Courage and Valor Award.

Register for the NFFF FDIC 2020 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Climbers who register early will receive an exclusive FDIC 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb challenge coin while supplies last.

Fire for Effect: The Lost Art of Realistic Training

In today's fire service training, we often are faced with having to choose between realism and safety.


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