DoD Only: Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services Workshop, West Point Fire and Emergency Services, West Point NY

DoD Only: Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services Workshop, West Point Fire and Emergency Services, West Point NY

December 6-8, 2021

 

This course is for DOD personnel only. The course features three full days of instruction to help agencies prepare for accreditation under the 10th edition of the CFAI model.

 

WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE:

  • The Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services Publication
  • 24 hours of instruction from experienced accreditation peer team leaders
  • Multiple opportunities to engage and network with your peers

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • The steps in the self-assessment process, from building a team to becoming an accredited agency
  • The building blocks of the accreditation process:
    1. Community risk assessment
    2. Goals and objectives
    3. Standards of cover
    4. Benchmark and baseline standards
    5. Strategic plan
    6. Self-assessment

COST:

Paid by the DoD contract. If you are not a DOD employee, do not register for this course. 

 

WORKSHOP TIME: 0800-1700 Daily

ATTIRE: Business Casual

 

WORKSHOP LOCATION: 

US Military Academy, Bldg TBA

West Point, NY

 

AIRPORT LOCATION:

Stewart International Airport (SWF)

 

HOST RECOMMENDED HOTEL INFORMATION:  

The Thayer Hotel 

674 Thayer Rd

West Point, NY 10996 

Website: Click here 

 

Holiday Inn Express & Suites West Point-Fort Montgomery 

1106 Rte 9W

Fort Montgomery, NY 10922

Website: Click here 

 

Bear Mountain Inn and Overlook Lodge

3020 Seven Lakes Drive

Tomkins Cove, NY 10986

Website: Click here 

 

HOST AGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION:

West Point Fire and Emergency Services 

(O) 845-938-8373

 

PRIMARY CONTACT:

John DeFrancesco, Assistant Chief of Training 

(O) 845-938-2043

john.m.defrancesco4.civ@mail.mil

 

SECONDARY CONTACT:

Alex Rivera, Fire Chief

(O) 845-938-2043

alexis.a.rivera8.civ@mail.mil

 

The recommendations noted below are minimum guidelines provided by CPSE. State, provincial, or local restrictions may be more stringent and should be followed.

 

  • Students to wear masks.
  • Daily temperature checks.
  • Hand sanitizer and wipes will be available at multiple locations outside the classroom.
  • Multiple hand sanitizer stations will be located around the classroom.
  • Individual tables for students will be set-up within the classroom to allow for social distancing. Please do not change seats during class hours.

All registration cancellation requests must be submitted via email to university@cpse.org no later than two weeks prior to the start of the class. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted. A substitution of your full registration is permitted up to three days prior to the start of the class. After this time, NO substitutions are allowed. Requests for substitution must be submitted via email to university@cpse.org. 

 

For questions, contact the CPSE office at university@cpse.org or 703-691-4620.

 

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