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Ocean City FOOLS

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The Ocean City, Maryland chapter of the Fraternal Order Of Leatherhead’s Society International was established in 2002.

June 2020

H.O.T.: Firefighter Survival; Back to Basics RIT Scenario-Based Mayday; Challenging Forcible Entry

June 21 @ 08:00 - 17:00

Participants will be deployed as RIT members. Pre and post drill discussions will focus on factors like team communication, moving efficiently, debris management and good technique.

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Engine Operator Hydraulics 101

June 21 @ 08:00 - 09:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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Engine Operator Hydraulics 101 will cover the fundamental basics of fire ground hydraulics and help attendees understand the importance of them.  The class will also help experienced operators  make sense of how to develop and implement a system for achieving proper pumping pressures on the fire ground.

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The Hazards of Knee Walls

June 21 @ 10:00 - 11:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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Students will learn the severe hazards that knee walls present, how to recognize them early, and how to safely mitigate incidents involving them.

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H.O.T.: Hydrant to the Nozzle – Drafting and Flowing

June 21 @ 13:00 - 17:00

This class will go through apparatus and design features, equipment and flows, pumping operations to include getting the most out of hydrants and drafting, hose bed layout and setup for maximum versatility, and flowing/moving hose-lines.

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Fire Service

June 21 @ 13:00 - 14:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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This class is an open forum for general fire service discussions, history of the fire department, deep traditions of the fire service.

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Those Damn Millennials

June 21 @ 15:00 - 16:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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Times have changed and with that so have the fire service. The way we learn, the way we teach and the way we fight fires have all been affected. From the senior man to the rookie, we will look at the influences, history, generations and current events that affect the way we do business.

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H.O.T.: Heavy Extrication

June 22 @ 08:00 - 17:00

There will be several stations for students to work through with heavy extrication with this 8-hour hands-on training.

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Eating Disorders and EMS

June 22 @ 08:00 - 09:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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Free

Instructor will talk about eating disorders, with a focus on anorexia and bulimia, to better help us understand our patients with eating disorders. She will also talk about the role of nutrition in keeping ourselves healthy.

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Fire Ground Leadership

June 22 @ 10:00 - 11:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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This class will focus on leadership fundamentals to assist potential or current fire officers. The principals are presented through interactive discussions, which are aided by video, live fire scenarios, and the instructor's personal experience as a senior fire officer.

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Perspective Drives Performance (Promotional Exam)

June 22 @ 10:00 - 11:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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A candidate that has, prior to the interview, thought about and developed ideas and responses to all of the traditional concepts typically discussed in an oral interview will usually score higher than the candidate who is contemplating a topic for the first time during their interview.

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Training Those That Lead; Officer and Senior Firefighter Development Room

June 22 @ 13:00 - 14:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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This program is designed to discuss how today's fire officer and senior firefighter can mold a company / department of "Street-Smart Firefighters." Emphasis will be on the role of the company officer.

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Ladders for Duece

June 22 @ 13:00 - 14:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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This class will teach you several ways and techniques to assist you with performing job functions with limited personnel.

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Mayday Protocols; Good or Nonsense?

June 22 @ 15:00 - 16:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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In this class, we look at the evolution of firefighter survival and RIT and how mayday protocols have come to be.

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Hand Trauma / Rehabilitation

June 23 @ 08:00 - 09:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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Free

Instructor will talk about how hands are injured, what we as pre-hospital providers need to know in order to best treat -- and not increase injury -- to our patients. She will also talk about hand rehabilitation.

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Critical Engine Company Concepts

June 23 @ 08:00 - 09:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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This course will examine three major concepts that will help make your engine and members successful on the fire ground.

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H.O.T.: Man vs. Machinery

June 23 @ 08:00 - 11:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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Tool selection, patient stabilization techniques, and crush injury syndrome will be discussed as well as several actual case studies with this 4-hour hands-on training.

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H.O.T.: Ladder Romance

June 23 @ 08:00 - 11:45

This 4-hour, hands-on training course will cover ladder operations for those either assigned or not to a truck company and will show multiple ways to perform raises, operations, and tactics for correct placement of ladders.

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“The Program” – Getting the Most Out of Recruit Training

June 23 @ 10:00 - 11:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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This lecture goes over how to organize the recruit training program, teaching methodology to get the most out of the new people, and a ton of drills and exercises to make sure they get to where you need them skills wise.

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Drafting in Control

June 23 @ 10:00 - 11:45
Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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This class will focus on pumping water from a static water source, while incorporating components of NFPA 1002: Standard for Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications - Chapter 5.

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11th Annual Brotherhood Block Party

June 23 @ 18:00 - June 24 @ 02:00
Cowboy Coast Saloon, 1706 Philadelphia Avenue
Ocean City, Maryland 21842 United States
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Ocean City FOOLS

10th Annual Brotherhood Block Party, hosted by the Ocean City F.O.O.L.S. and supporting the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation will take place at Cowboy Coast Saloon on Tuesday, June 23, 2020.

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6th Annual Hair of the Dalmatian 5K

June 25 @ 07:30 - 11:00
Firefighter Memorial, Boardwalk & North Division Street
Ocean City, MD 21842 United States
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$5.00 – $100.00
Hair of the Dalmatian 5K

The 6th Annual Hair of the Dalmatian 5k, sponsored by O.C. FOOLS, starts at the Firefighters Memorial, located at the Boardwalk & North Division Street on Thursday, June 25, 2020.

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