1st Annual North Florida Fire Expo
March 5-7, 2020
North Florida Fire and EMS Training, LLC in cooperation with the Holley-Navarre Fire District is proud to announce the 1st Annual North Florida Fire Expo on March 5-7, 2020 in beautiful Navarre, Florida! Mark you calendars and come learn from and train with some of the best in the business! All profits from this years conference will be going to support Ms. Dee May (administrative assistant with the Holley-Navarre Fire District). Ms. Dee was recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer and is currently undergoing treatment. With mounting healthcare costs being such a major issue faced by cancer patients, we decided to do something to help her and her family. We hope you'll come out and take part of some great training and fellowship and in doing so help us help one of our own!
SpringHill Suites Navarre Beach
8375 Gulf Blvd.
Navarre, FL, 32566
Expo Rate Available with rooms from $164-$194 per night!
To make a reservation click here.
$150 FULL Conference (3 days)
$120 Double-Header (permitted combos include Day 1 & 2 Lectures, Day 1 Lecture and Day 2 HOT or Day 2 Lecture & Day 3 HOT . Must include at least 1 lecture day.)
$70 Single Day Ticket
REGISTER BELOW via the RSVP EVENT PAGE LINK.
Once registered please EMAIL YOUR CLASS SELECTIONS FOR DAYS 2 AND 3 to:
NO LATER THAN MARCH 1, 2020.
Deputy Chief Anthony Avillo
We are excited to have North Hudson (NJ) Regional Fire and Rescue Deputy Chief (ret.) Anthony Avillo as our Keynote Speaker! Chief Avillo is a 35 year veteran of the fire service, is the author of "Fireground Strategies" and co-author of "Full Contact Leadership". Chief Avillo teaches at FDIC and is an FDIC advisory board member. He has contributed to works such Fire Engineering's Tactical Perspectives DVD Series (2011), Fire Engineering's Handbook for Firefighter I and II and contributed to both volumes of Chief Billy Goldfeder's Pass It On books, wrote a column for Fire-Rescue Magazine (Progress Reports) and co-hosts Fireground Strategies and Other Stuff from the Street with Chief Jim Duffy on Fire Engineering BlogTalk Radio. In addition to Chief Avillo being the Keynote Speaker he will also being teaching his "Full Contact Leadership" class on March 6th!
"The Anatomy of a Rescue"
Shannon and DJ Stone
Division Chief of Operations Shannon Stone (Midway FD) and Battalion Chief DJ Stone (FWBFD) will be presenting their FDIC class "Anatomy of a Rescue" Lecture on March 5th! We are excited to have the Stone Bros from 850 Fireman presenting on Day 1 of the Expo!
"Searchable vs Survivable"
15 year veteran fireman Sean Duffy currently serving with Pasco County (FL) Fire Rescue and co-founder of Build Your Culture will be presenting his Searchable vs. Survival Lecture on May 5th! This is a down and dirty look and how we search, fundamental best practices and emphasizes putting THEM first. Sean will also be teaching his Searchable vs Survivable 8-hour LIVE FIRE Hot Class!
"The Initial Attack Line"
Anthony Rowett Jr.
Port City Fire Training Owner and Mobile Fire Rescue Captain Anthony Rowett Jr. will be in the house speaking about "The Initial Attack Line" on March 5th! Anthony has presented numerous times at Firehouse Expo and will be presenting this class at FDIC 2020!
"The Go To Company" and "Firefighter Survival and Rescue/Tactical RIT Operations"
Carl Hohenstein and Chris Brown
Carl Hohenstein and Chris Brown of All In Fire Training will be presenting their lecture "The Go To Company" on Day 2! Then Carl, Chris and Holley-Navarre FD Firefighter Clay Witt will be putting on a high-speed, in-depth "Firefighter Survival and Rescue/Tactical RIT Operations" HOT class on Day 3! Carl brings nearly 30 years of firefighting experience to the table and is currently the head of the Northwest Florida State College Fire Academy. Chris has over 17 years of career firefighting experience and currently serves as a District Chief for Walton County (FL) Fire-Rescue. He is also the Lead Instructor at Northwest Florida State College Fire Academy. Carl and Chris Co-Own All In Fire Training.
"Mastering the 850 Engine Company" and "Truckies are LOVERS"
Veteran Escambia County (FL) Lieutenant Joel Richardson will be leading his "850 Engine Company" HOT on March 6th and his "Truckies are LOVERS" HOT on March 7th! Joel is a very active member of the local and regional public safety community. Joel has worked on busy fire companies in Escambia county and currently serves as the company officer on Engine Co. 6 in the Ensley district.
"The Tactical Engine"
Nick Peppard has 14-years experience in several busy Florida FDs. Nick is currently a Captain with the Holley-Navarre FD assigned to Engine Co. 41 on the District's west side. Nick is also the owner/operator of North Florida Fire and EMS Training, LLC. He will be teaching "The Tactical Engine" lecture on Day 2 and along with the North Florida Fire and EMS Training cadre will be teaching The Tactical Engine HOT class on Day 3!
Bud McMahon, Jeff McVay and the TNT Rescue Systems Cadre
Hattiesburg (MS) Battalion Chief (ret.) and TNT Rescue Systems Vice President, Bud McMahon and his fellow TNT Instructors will be holding the an 8-Hour Advanced Extrication HOT class on Friday, March 6th! This class will cover everything from basic to advanced stabilization, basic to advanced extrication techniques and will put students in a variety of real world scenarios (vehicles on their side, upside down, under rides, etc.) If you are looking for an intense day of extrication training then join Bud, Jeff and the crew in the pit!
"Introduction to Through The Lock (TTL) and Respectful Entry"
Justin Matusiak brings over a decade of veteran firefighting experience. Justin is currently a fireman with the Tallahassee (FL) FD serving Florida's Capitol City. Justin's passion for forcible entry is evident from the first conversation. He truly has found his niche in the fire service and is a wealth of knowledge in both conventional and through the lock methods. Justin will be presenting his "Through the Lock & Respectful Entry" Lecture on Day 2!