The FDNY Foundation will present the 2011 FDNY Symposium on Tuesday March 15th & Wednesday March 16th at the FDNY Training Academy.

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Topics include:

•New Terrorist trends, extreme fires as a weapon and their implications for safety and incident management
•Medical operations at the Times Square Bombing. Command and control at multi-causality events will be reviewed.
•Mayday messages. New procedures and technology that effectively respond and react to May day transmissions.
•Candid discussion of difficult fires using new Case Studies. Lessons Learned at recent fires and emergencies & Importance of situational, reality based training.
• Green buildings construction and how it impacts on fire operations.
•High Angle Rescue Operations. All the tactics, equipment and Command procedures required to perform life saving operations on the upper floors of buildings
•Street Management, Staging areas , Sharing information, Unified Command following Federal NIMS standards
The FDNY Symposium's have quickly sold out in the past. Please insure your reservations for this event by taking advantage of our early registration, reduced tuition price. Click on the link below to register and for the Symposium schedule and further information.