2020 Fire Service Improvement Conference

2020 Fire Service Improvement Conference

January 24-26, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Florence
2671 Hospitality Boulevard Florence, SC 29501

 Registration is required. Online is closed but you can register at the door. 
The complete conference is only $25 (excluding lodging) 

Thank You to Our FSIC Sponsors

Thank you to the Florence County Fire Chiefs Association for sponsoring the meal for Friday night’s Fire Talk, Food, Fun and Fellowship.

Friday, January 24 

12:30 pm – 5:00 pm – Conference Registration Open 

Hotel Lobby

1:30 – 2:30 p.m. – Tour of Alco Lite Ladder Company

Registration required. Check in at registration.  (Limited to 15 people)

1:30-3:00 p.m. – OTIS Elevator Tour and Training 

Registration is closed and the tour is full. (Limited to 20 people)

3:30-4:30 p.m. – Tour of Alco Lite Ladder Company

Registration required. Check in at registration.  (Limited to 15 people)

Committee Meetings

3:00 pm – Health and Safety Committee

3:00 pm – By-Laws Committee

3:30 pm – EMS Committee

4:00 pm – Officers Section

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Fire Talk, Food, Fun and Fellowship

Come join us at the Howe Springs Fire Department (4395 S. Irby St. Florence, South Carolina 29505) for a casual evening of networking and fun.

Special 2020 FSIC Offering

Wonder how fire service ladders are built? How about OTIS elevators?  For this year’s FSIC, Alco-Lite and OTIS will be hosting tours.  Click the links on the schedule to learn more and register. 

Saturday, January 25 

LIVE Stream will NOT be available for any session today.

9:00 am – 11:30 am   Opening Session

Keynote: One October Shooting

Battalion Chief Craig Cooper

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue Special Ops

 

11:30 am – 12:30 pm   Business Meeting

 

12:45 pm – Lunch on Site

1:30 pm –  3:30 pm  Break Out Sessions

Leadership Institute Meeting

What is CRR, and What Can It Do For You?

Presenters: Will Broscious & Lee Levesque

Leading the Modern Firefighter

Presenter:  Jonah Smith                          

VSAFE Grant Writing Seminar

Presenter: Jonathan Jones                                 

3:45 pm – 5:00 pm Breakout Sessions 

Suicide Awareness

Presenters: Patti Graham & Gary Rogers  

Developing a Non-Competitive but Compliant Fitness Program for Fire Departments

Presenter: Phillip L. “Le” Hendrick, Jr.                                      

Trauma Behind the Badge

Presenter: Christan Rainey                                               

5:30 pm – Dinner on your own

8:00 pm –Fire Service Talk & Social @ Hilton Garden Inn

Roundtable discussion with Battalion Chief Craig Cooper,  Paul Doughty and others. 

Sunday, January 26 

Hotel

Hilton Garden Inn Florence
2671 Hospitality Boulevard
Florence, SC 29501
843-432-3010

Rates: $104.00 
Reservations