Brock Archer - Educational Director & IC 

Brock Archer is the former Assistant Fire Chief for the Hopland Fire District.  He is a multifaceted California State Fire Training Instructor, and teaches vehicle extrication, swift water and rope rescue at the NFPA level.  He is also a contributing author to Fire Engineering and other various publications. Teaching auto extrication throughout the world, Brock’s courses cover modern vehicle safety concerns and techniques to overcome new vehicle construction features. Brock also spends time consulting and writing ERG's for many vehicle manufactures. 


Bobby Halton - Keynote Speaker / Opening Ceremony 

Fire Chief Bobby Halton ret. is currently editor in chief of Fire Engineering magazine and education director of the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC). Chief Halton began his career in structural firefighting with the Albuquerque Fire Department and rose through the ranks to include chief of training. Bobby was chief of operations until his retirement from Albuquerque in 2004. He then became chief of the Coppell (TX) Fire Department, Bobby left Coppell to assume the duties as editor in chief of Fire Engineering Magazine.

Chief Halton is a graduate of the University of New Mexico, left a member in good standing with the International Association of Fire Fighters, is a member of the International Association of Fire Chiefs, and has served on several of the National Fire Protection Association technical committees. He is active with the National Fallen Firefighters the Congressional Fire Services Institute and the Firefighters Cancer Support Network. He has done extensive speaking and training for the fire service in the United States and internationally.




 CLASS 101 - Taught by Randy Schmitz

Big Rig H.O.T.S.

CLASS 102 - Taught by Todd Taylor

Heavy Rescue for Real World Incidents

CLASS 103 - Taught by Kristian Johanson

Extrication on a Rope

CLASS 104 - Taught by Robert Wagner

Tactical Medic Extrication

CLASS 105 - Taught by Heath Haywood

Structural Extrication 

CLASS 106 - Taught by Jason Defosse

Advanced Rapid Response

CLASS 107 - Taught by Steve Jason

Extrication Confined

CLASS 108 - Taught by Toot Lee

Patient Vehicle Movement

CLASS 109 - Taught by Carlos Navarro - Presented in Spanish & English

Rescate con Vehiculos Pesados

Rescue with Heavy Vehicles

CLASS 110 - Taught by Jarvis Bedford

Floor Flap & Side Impact

CLASS 111 - Mike Huffman

Hand Tool Extrication

CLASS 112 - Taught by Jeff Hakola

Heavy lift and stabilization of the commercial vehicle

CLASS 113 - Taught by Matt Antolino 

School Bus Rescue & Extrication

CLASS 114 - Taught by Dalan Zartman

Water Based Extrication

CLASS 115 - Taught By Brian Robinson

Farm & Machinery Rescue