DoD Only: Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services Workshop, Westover ARB Fire Emergency Services (9/13-15/2022)

DoD Only

 

Quality Improvement for the Fire and Emergency Services Workshop

Westover ARB Fire Emergency Services, Chicopee, MA

September 13 – 15, 2022

 

This course is for Department of Defense 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 & student workbook
  • 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. 

 

*Onsite registration is not permitted*

 

To register, you must have a CPSE Portal account. Go here to create an account.

 

To register a group, contact university@cpse.org

 

WORKSHOP TIME: 0800-1700 Daily

 

ATTIRE: Business Casual

 

WORKSHOP LOCATION: 

Building 2416, Emergency Management

252 Patriot Avenue

Chicopee, MA 01022

 

AIRPORT LOCATION:

Bradley International Airport

 

HOST RECOMMENDED HOTEL INFORMATION:  

Air Force Inns

Westover ARB
650 Airlift Dr. Bldg. 2201
Chicopee, Massachusetts, 01022

Website: Click here 


Hampton Inn Chicopee/Springfield

600 Memorial Dr

Chicopee, MA 01020

Website: Click here 

 

HOST AGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION:

Westover Fire & Emergency Services

(O) 413-557-3128

 

PRIMARY CONTACT:

Scott Kerry, Deputy Chief

(O) 413-557-7008

scott.kerry@us.af.mil 

 

SECONDARY CONTACT:

Nicholas Bush, Assistant Chief

(O) 413-557-3446

nicholas.bush@us.af.mil 

 

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.

Ernst Piercy (Moderator)

Instructor

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