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Bureau of Fire - Training

Upcoming County Training

              Basic Exterior Firefighting Operations with HMFRO                       Course offered at the St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility                         March 5,19,21,26,28; April 2,4,9,11,16,18,23,25,30;                                        May 2,7,9,14,16,21,23,28,30 - 18:30 to 21:30;                                            April 13 - 08:00 to 14:00               

                                   Apparatus Operator - Pump                                                       Course offered at the Gouverneur Fire Station                                           March 11,13,18,26; April 8,10 - 18:30 to 21:30;                         April 13 - 08:00 to 15:00

     Fireground Strategies and Tactics for First Arriving Companies                             Course offered at the Potsdam Fire Station                                                 March 26; April 2,9,16,23 - 18:30 to 21:30                                                

                                   Water Supply Operations                                                              Course offered at the Star Lake Fire Station                                               April 22; May 1,6,8 - 18:30 to 21:30; April 27;                            May 11 - 09:00 to 15:00

                                    Water Rescue Awareness                                              Course offered at the St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility        April 24 - 18:00 to 22:00

                              Basic Passenger Vehicle Rescue                                        Course offered at the St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility          May 9,14,16 - 18:30 to 21:30; May 18 - 08:00 to 14:00

             Alternate Fueled Vehicles & New Vehicle Technology                                     Course offered at the Louisville Fire Station #2                        May 23 - 18:00

**Bring a signed OFPC Training Authorization Letter on the first night of the course**

****Pre-registration is mandatory; walk-ins are not permitted****

Click HERE to Register for a Course

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Our Fire Instructors

Ted Schulz
NYS Fire Instructor, #4514
Danny Jolly
NYS Fire Instructor, #4516
Bob Crowe
NYS Fire Instructor, #4517
Tyler Mulvenna
NYS Fire Instructor, #4521
Matt Kroeger
NYS Fire Instructor, #4522
Christopher Bertrand
NYS Fire Instructor, #4524
Raymond Guzman
NYS Fire Instructor, #4525
Scott LaBarge
NYS Fire Skills Instructor, #451S
Pat O'Brien
County Fire Instructor, #4584
David Gagne
County Fire Instructor, #4589


About the St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility

The St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility provides training for new and experienced first responders. This facility has trained Fire, EMS, Emergency Management, industry partners (ALCOA and CORNING), and multiple law enforcement agencies including police academy trainees, local police, Deputy Sheriffs, ICE, and Border Patrol, to name a few. Visit the St. Lawrence County Fire Training Center website here!


Additional Training Links

Federal Emergency Management Agency | Emergency Management Institute Independent Study Courses

Federal Emergency Management Agency | National Training and Education Division

New York State Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services

United States Fire Administration