Webcasts

Administration and Leadership

May 7, 2020 at 1:00 PM EDT / 12:00 PM CDT / 10:00 AM PDT / 5:00 PM GMT

This Webcast is geared to illustrate key points in preparation, size-up, fireground decision making, and communications. Videos, case studies, fireground radio transmissions, and interactive fire simulations are used to present the challenges inherent in making rapid emergency decisions. Viewers are offered tools to help them perform a skillful size-up, communicate effectively, and project control over chaotic emergency incidents.

Operations

April 21, 2020 at 1:00 PM EDT / 12:00 PM CDT / 10:00 AM PDT / 5:00 PM GMT

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.”

Administration and Leadership

April 16, 2020 at 1:00 PM EDT / 12:00 PM CDT / 10:00 AM PDT / 5:00 PM GMT

This highly interactive, fun, and humorous Webcast focuses on the tools necessary for succession planning in today’s fire service. Leadership is talked about throughout the fire service, but building in-house modern leaders ready to fill the gap left by their predecessors remains an elusive accomplishment.

Administration and Leadership

This event was recorded April 7, 2020 and is now available for on demand viewing.

This webcast aims to increase awareness about standard and transmission-based infection-control practices and teaches learners how the “Identify, Isolates and Inform” strategy can improve their ability to recognize and manage an infectious disease threats like COVID-19, MERS (Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome) or Ebola.

Coronavirus

This event was recorded March 24, 2020 and is now available for on demand viewing. This webcast will present what emergency medical providers need to know about COVID-19. In this informative and timely presentation, Katherine West reviews what we know about Covid-19 so far; It’s Origin, signs and symptoms, risk groups, modes or transmission, PPE, disinfection practices, and promising treatments. Will then open the discussion to you, the ones on the front lines of this world crisis.
Documentation & Patient Care Reporting

This event was recorded Feb. 20, 2020 and is now available for on demand viewing.

Many of us are aware of the opioid epidemic in our communities, but how often do we focus on how controlled substances are used by our own EMS providers and other public safety personnel? While some of us our systems have implemented programs for employee wellness and suicide prevention, do we really understand the potential we have for fostering addictive behavior and substance use in our own work environments? This webcast will explore innovative solutions for controlled substances monitoring and tracking, and how our systems can move from tracking vials and what's in them, to what actually happens once those substances leave the vials. 

Training

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Firefighter rehabilitation is an evolving process that reflects scientific research on firefighter physiology, PPE, and medical monitoring.  Join Mike McEvoy for an update on cooling, prehabilitation, exposure and contamination reduction, medical monitoring, and post-incident recovery as proposed in the 2021 revisions to NFPA 1584, Standard of Firefighter Rehab. 
Please join us for this webcast sponsored by TenCate.