Training Opportunities | 2016-2017

Thank you for joining our newest topic of choice to enable you all to get the best training that is being offered to Public Safety members. This information is gleaned from various sources including the web, Fire Departments and additional websites.

We will include upcoming training events, conferences and general information.


3-5  – 20th Annual Oklahoma Public Safety Conference. Embassy Suites Oklahoma City Downtown/Medical Center.

4 – World Trauma Symposium 2016.  New Orleans, LA.

3-7 – EMS World EXPO 2016.  Ernest N Morial Convention Center. New Orleans, LA.

5-6 – Fires in Vehicles Conference.  Baltimore, Maryland. Sponsor: International Association of Arson Investigators.

5-7 – 11th International Fire Fair 2016.  Sao Paula, Brazil.

14-19 – IAEM Annual Conference.  Savannah, Georgia. Sponsor: International Association of Emergency Managers. Contact: (703) 538-1795.

15-18 – IACP (International Association of Chiefs of Police) 2016.  San Diego, CA.

15-21  National Safety Council Congress & Expo.  Anaheim, CA.

17-20 – 2016 Public Safety and Security Fall Conference.  Arlington, VA.

20 – NFPA Webinar:  “Using Social Media to Underscore Today’s Fire problem and Home Fire Sprinklers.”  1230 – 1330 EDT.

21-22 – International EXPO on Fire, Safety and Security 2016. Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre. Colombo, Sri Lanka.

25-27 – Nordic Safety Expo 2016.  Stockholm, Sweden.

26-28 – Virginia APCO Fall Conference/8th Annual Statewide APCO-NENA Interoperability Conference.  Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center. Roanoke, Virginia.


7-8  – 5th VdS Fire Safety Conference and Exhibition Cologne. Cologne, Germany.


4-7 – NFPA Conference & EXPO.  Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.  Boston, MA.

APRIL 2017

24-29– FDIC International. Indiana Convention Center and Lucas Oil Stadium. Indianapolis, IN.


31-Nov 1 – Backyards and Beyond Pre-conference. Boise, ID.


2-4 – Backyards and Beyond Conference.  Boise, ID.



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