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Common Sense Firefighting Seminar

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Five Points Fire Company

209 South Maryland Avenue

Wilmington, DE 19804

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The Common Sense Firefighting Seminar will bring you a day of lectures hosted by Legacy Firefighter Training at the Five Points Fire Company in Wilmington (DE).

The Lectures will include:


' House Fires' presented by Bob Pressler (Christiana Fire Company)

Bob has more than 40 years of experience and is a retired Lieutenant from the FDNY. He is currently active with the Christiana Fire Company in Christiana (DE). He has presented at FDIC, Firehouse Expo and Firehouse Las Vegas. He has written numerous articles for several trade magazines and lectures around the country on a wide variety of fire service issues. Bob is the author of Size-Up for First Arriving Officer, part of FDTN’s FireNotes series of training manuals.


'Vent Enter Search - Beyond the Door' presented by Jerry Smith (Baltimore Rescue Co.1)

Jerry Smith, Jr. is a firefighter with the Baltimore City Fire Department and serves with Rescue Company 1. He was previously assigned to Truck Co. 15 and serves as a Public Safety Scuba Instructor for the BCFD’s Dive Team. Jerry holds a Bachelor's Degree from Loyola University of Maryland. Jerry’s fire service career began as a volunteer in suburban Philadelphia.


'Top Floor Fires' presented by Mike Scotto (Lt. FDNY Ladder Co. 58)

Mike Scotto has over 40 years of experience with the FDNY and is assigned to Ladder Co. 58 in the Bronx. Previously, he was assigned to Ladder Co.157 in Flatbush, Brooklyn and to 18 Engine in Lower Manhattan. He is a Nationally certified Fire Instructor I and II & a NYS Fire Instructor. He teaches at the NYC Fire Academy and also at the Orange County (NY) Fire Academy. He has presented at FDIC & Firehouse Expo. He also has presented at the East Berlin (CT) Firefighting Seminar and to the Burlington (VT) Fire Department.


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'Violent Mass Casualties' presented by Mike Bundek (Trinity Health - St Francis EMS & Chief, Little Creek Fire Co)

Mike Bundek currently holds the position of Chief of EMS for the Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Saint Francis Healthcare EMS division based out of Wilmington, Delaware, which is the largest EMS BLS sytem in Delaware. He has been a member of the Little Creek (DE) Fire Company since 1988 and has been the Fire Chief for the past 21 years. From 1993-2017, he worked for Kent County Department of Public Safety, rising to the rank of Captain. His final assignment was as the Administrative Officer for the Emergency Communications Division managing the Emergency 911 center, the Mobile Command Post, accreditation and special events. He also the is the Dover Motorsports EMS coordinator for special events to include Nascar race weekends and the Firefly Music Festival.



The cost to attend will be $65.00 if pre-registering via Eventbrite or $75.00 on the day of the seminar.

In addition to the lectures, also included will be: Donuts/Danish will be available in the morning; Lunch from a local restuarant (TBA); And coffee, water & soda will be available for the entire day.


More information about this Common Sense Firefighting Seminar will be available on Facebook at "Common Sense Firefighting" or on Instagram at "commonsensefirefighting." Please follow the pages to recieve up to date information regarding this seminar and future training opportunities.





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