Firehouse.com talks with Firehouse World Program Director Harvey Eisner and Show Manager Mary Velline about the upcoming conference and trade show in San Diego.
Mary reports on the recent partnership with the California State Firefighter's Association (CFSA) and how their annual conference will be co-located at Firehouse World. This partnership, bringing California's best teachers and instructors to San Diego, expands the learning opportunites through a number of workshops and assocition meetings.
Harvey reviews some of the top-notch training sessions, including hands-on, pre-conference and the large number of classroom sessions over the five days.
You'll also get an updated on the large exhibit hall floor and networking opporutnities that youll find throughout the week.
Firehouse.com will also be recording a number of podcasts at Firehouse World this year. The sessions, listed below, will take place in Room 17B:
Tuesday, March 2
12:00-1:30 The Buzz on Technical Rescue Live with Bob Duemmel
1:45-3:15 High Rise Firefighting - Using the Regional Approach with Ed Hadfield
3:30-5:00 Initial Command: Success in the First Moments of the Firefight with Ed Hadfield
Wednesday, March 3
8:30-10:00 Apparatus Architects Live with Tom Shand and Michael Wilbur
11:00-12:00 The Leader's Toolbox Live with Dr. Richard Gasaway
12-1:30 Wildland Firefighting Roundtable with Firehouse.com
1:45-3:15 Command and Control of Strip Mall Fires with Ed Hadfield
Thursday, March 4
10:15-11:45 Wildland Firefighting Roundtable with Firehouse.com
It's not too late to register--sign up using the links below.