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Presentations at Conferences, Workshops, and as part of Agency Training classes
Training for Crews, Agencies and Departments


Presentations at Conferences, Workshops, and as part of Agency Training classes

2013

  • Southern California Assoc. of Foresters and Fire Wardens
  • Facilitated Learning Analysis Workshop (Cadre Member, Coach; Chicago, IL)
  • Facilitated Learning Analysis Workshop (Cadre Member, Coach; Tucson, AZ)

2012

  • Facilitated Learning Analysis Workshop (Cadre Member; Tucson, AZ)
  • Santa Cruz County Training Officers Strike Team Leaders Refresher

2011

  • Southern California Assoc. of Foresters and Fire Wardens (Camp Pilgrim Pines, CA)
  • San Luis Obispo County Fire Service Training Officers’ Association Wildland Preparedness Symposium
  • International Association of Fire Chiefs Wildland Urban Interface Conference (Reno, NV)
  • Human Performance Fundamentals (Cadre Member; McClellan, CA)
  • Accident Prevention Analysis/Facilitated Learning Analysis Workshop (Cadre Member; Missoula, MT)
  • Human Factors and Operational Risk Management; UC Davis Extension Emergency Response Aviation Safety Management Program (Cadre Member; McClellan, CA)
  • S-336 Tactical Decision-Making (Redding, CA)

2010

  • National Aerial Firefighting Academy (Tucson, AZ)
  • Regions 2 & 4 IHC Workshop (Boise, ID)
  • Region 3 IHC Workshop (Tucson, AZ)
  • 3rd Int’l High Reliability Workshop (Presentation: “High Reliability in Serious Accident Investigation”) (New Orleans, CA)
  • S-336 Tactical Decision-Making (Redding, CA)
  • Southern California Assoc. of Foresters and Fire Wardens (Camp Pilgrim Pines, CA)
  • CA Fire Chiefs Assoc. Training Officers Symposium (Fresno, CA)
  • Northern CA Training Officers’ Association (Modesto, CA)
  • Southern CA Training Officers’ Association Entrapment Avoidance Program (Costa Mesa, CA)
  • Cal Fire Company Officer Academy, Safety and Survival Training (Ione, CA)
  • Cal Fire Serious Accident Review Team Workshop (Ione, CA)
  • California Interagency Training Officers (McClellan, CA)
  • National Aerial Firefighting Academy (Tucson, AZ)
  • Rocky-Basin (Regions 2 & 4) Hotshot Workshop (Boise, ID)
  • Southwest (Region 3) Hotshot Workshop (Tucson, AZ)
  • 3rd Int’l High Reliability Workshop (Presentation: “High Reliability in Serious Accident Investigation”) (New Orleans, CA)
  • S-336 Tactical Decision-Making (Redding, CA)
  • Los Padres National Forest Captains and Chiefs Meeting (Cambria, CA)

2009

  • BLM Hotshot Workshop (Susanville, CA)
  • B6 IHC Workshop (Portland, OR)
  • CA Fire Chiefs Assoc. Training Officers Symposium (Fresno, CA)
  • California Interagency Incident Management Team Workshop (Reno, NV)
  • Southern California Assoc. of Foresters and Fire Wardens (Camp Pilgrim Pines, CA)
  • 10th Int’l Assoc. of Wildland Fire Annual Safety Summit (Two presentations: “Knowing Fire, Learning Fire;” and “Operational Risk Management and LCES”; Phoenix, AZ)
  • Human Factors and Operational Risk Management; UC Davis Extension Emergency Response Aviation Safety Management Program (Cadre Member; McClellan, CA)
  • Interagency Safety Officers’ Conference (San Diego, CA)

2008

  • US Forest Service Fire Operations Risk Management Council (So. Lake Tahoe, CA)
  • Hotshot Superintendents and Captains Workshop-Region 5 (Reno, NV)
  • Santa Barbara County FD Wildland Fire Steering Committee (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • Ventura County FD Chiefs’ Meeting
  • Interagency Safety Officers’ Conference (San Diego, CA)

2007

  • Firescope Safety Specialist Group (Sacramento, CA)
  • Hotshot Superintendents and Captains Workshop-Region 5 (Reno, NV)

2006

  • Los Padres National Forest Captains and Chiefs Meeting (Cambria, CA)

2005

  • 8th Int’l Assoc. Of Wildland Fire Annual Safety Summit (Poster; Missoula, MT)
  • Regional Human Factors Conference (Poster; Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, CalState Long Beach)
  • Bakersfield Innovation Conference (Bakersfield, CA)
  • Hotshot Superintendents and Captains Workshop-Region 5 (Reno, NV)

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Training for Crews, Agencies and Departments

2011

  • Wenatchee NF ICT3,4&5 Meeting (WA)
  • Los Padres Hotshots
  • Santa Ynez Flight Crew H-528
  • Arroyo Grande Flight Crew H-527

2010

  • San Juan National Forest (CO)
  • Flagstaff Hotshots (AZ)
  • Mormon Lake Hotshots (AZ)
  • Arrowhead Hotshots
  • Redding Hotshots
  • Malheur Rappel Crew (OR)
  • Boise Hotshots (ID)
  • Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest (NV)
  • Sawtooth National Forest (ID)

2009

  • Cal Fire San Benito-Monterey Unit (Safety and Survival Training)
  • Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
  • Rogue River Hotshots (OR)
  • Winema Hotshots (OR)
  • Klamath National Forest
  • Dixie National Forest (UT)
  • Plumas National Forest
  • Mendocino National Forest
  • Redding Hotshots
  • Laguna Beach Fire Department
  • Sequoia-Kings National Park
  • El Dorado National Forest
  • Arrowhead Hotshots
  • La Grande Hotshots (OR)
  • Union Hotshots (OR)
  • Wallowa-Whitman National Forest (OR)
  • Golden Eagles HotshotsLos Padres Flight Crew 528 (Sta. Ynez) and Engines 43 and 47
  • Chino Valley Independent Fire District
  • Santa Barbara City Fire Department

2008

  • Santa Barbara County Fire Department
  • Kern Valley Hotshots
  • Folsom Fire Department Chiefs
  • Montecito Fire Department
  • Cleveland National Forest (Module Leaders’ Workshop)
  • El Dorado National Forest (All Employee Fire Management Training)

2007

  • Montecito Fire Department
  • Kern County Fire Department
  • Los Padres Hotshots
  • Stanislaus Hotshots
  • Del Rosa Hotshots
  • Redding Hotshots
  • El Dorado Hotshots
  • Tahoe Hotshots
  • Bear Divide Hotshots
  • Los Padres Engine 46
  • Mill Creek Hotshots
  • Laguna Hotshots
  • Vandenberg Hotshots
  • Fulton Hotshots

2006

  • Los Padres National Forest: Los Padres Hot Shots, Flight Crews H-527 and H-528, Engines 41, 42, 46, 47

2005

  • Los Padres National Forest: Los Padres Hot Shots, Flight Crews H-527 and H-528, Engines 41, 42, 46, 47

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