The Georgia Fire Academy invites you to attend the 13th Annual Georgia State Fire Fighters Weekend on May 15-17, 2015. All classes below will be offered on-campus, at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center. Registration must be completed online through staging.gpstc.org. Classes not meeting the minimum enrollment 30 days prior to the start date may be canceled.
All students MUST be preregistered for classes and meet any applicable prerequisites.
All classes start promptly at 8:00am
Courses listed below will meet at the Fire Fighter Complex:
Handling Flammable & Combustible Liquids Incidents, May 16-17, FFAA15157
Pressurized Container Fire Control, May 16, FFAA15156
Registered Volunteer Live Burn, May 16, FFAA15201
Firefighter Self Rescue and Mayday, May 16, FFAA15215
Pressurized Container Fire Control, May 17, FFAA15149
Registered Volunteer Live Burn, May 17, FFAA15202
Firefighter Self Rescue and Mayday, May 17, FFAA15216
Courses listed below will meet at the Main Academic Complex:
Introduction to Color/Honor Guard, May 13-16, FFAA15160
Combination & Volunteer Quality Mgmt. (see *NOTE), May 15-17, FFAA15179
Pipeline Emergencies-Company Officer Tactics, May 16, FFAA15154
Self Defense for Firefighter/EMT, May 16, FFAA15153
Stress First Aid for Public Safety Officers (1300-1600hrs), May 16, LPAA15210
Leadership– The Seductive Lie, May 16, FFAA15218
Training Operations in Small Departments, May 16-17, FFAA15152
Preparation For Initial Company Operations, May 16-17, FFAA15155
Principles and Practices of Command, May 16-17, FFAA15151
Pipeline Emergencies-Company Officer Tactics, May 17, FFAA15150
Self Defense for Firefighter/EMT, May 17, FFAA15148
Generations On The Job, May 17, FFAA15217
*NOTE: Combination and Volunteer Quality Control will meet Friday 6:00pm-10:00pm and Saturday and Sunday 8:00am-5:00pm
All information, including course descriptions and prerequisites, can be found by clicking the Course Numbers above. Registration must be completed on-line.
The Georgia Fire Fighter Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 11:00am. We encourage all members of the fire service and their families, as well as the general public, to attend this ceremony honoring fallen fire fighters of Georgia.