Lodging for COBC & Engine & Truck School

Rooms are almost gone for the group rate.

Pensacola Beach Hilton & Convention Center “Host Hotel”

(850) 972-1700  Rooms $149 Group Code COB

Hampton Inn on Pensacola Beach “Next Door to the Hilton”

(850) 932-6800 Rooms $129 Group Code CFT

A few Spots opened in the Engine & Truck School. This will be held at the same location as COBC. Less than 30 spots left for the Command Officer Boot Camp.

P st FIRE line in front door

Command Officer Boot Camp 2016 “Less than 30 Spots”

COBC will be held on Pensacola Beach at the Hilton Gulf Front May 10-12, 2016. We will have nine different speakers from all over the US.

Less than 30 Spots left. Current Price $250 will go to $300 February 15

Link to Register


Link to Register Spouse “We will have speakers for Firefighter Spouses”

Spouse registration offers admission to all functions, paddle boards, Live Music, beach chairs, and wives social.


More info about COBC at link below

Command Officer Boot Camp 2016

All Types of Fire Service Leadership and Tactics will be covered to include Tactical Command.

Photo by: JJ Cassetta

Photo by: JJ Cassetta


HROC 2016 Registration “$190”

We had over 100 Firefighters register in a few hours for the $150, so were giving an additional 24 hours at the rate of $190.

Regular Registration Cost will be $350 and $400 for late.

Where else can you register for a Conference like HROC at only $190?

What other conference gives FREE Beer each night?

What other conference has FREE Shuttle to and from the airport?

What other conference can you FLOW Water off the 18th Floor?

What other conference has LIVE Band each night?

The Hilton on Pensacola Beach will have rooms for under$100

You only have a few hours to register at this cost.

Happy New Year from CFT!



850 FIREMAN Panhandle FD Profile

Check out this cool video profile of a Panhandle Fire Department. This is the Midway Fire District, located in the Panhandle of Florida in Santa Rosa County. MFD is between Fort Walton Beach and Pensacola and covers a large area of residential and commercial. Many residents who live here commute to FWB or Pensacola. This is a top shelf FD with great firefighters. Check out “a day in the life” of the Midway 850 Fireman.

Command Officer Boot Camp 2016

May 10-12, 2016 0n Pensacola Beach. This conference is managed by the same Fire Service leaders that manage HROC.

Free Transportation to from Pensacola Airport

Price is currently $250. $300 starting in January.

9 Different Speakers in three days

Great Conference for the Acting Officer, Officer, Chief, and Senior Chief.

Managing  the Mayday will be one of the many topics covered.


Rooms for $149 at the Hilton. Group Lodging code is COB.

Bring your wife and make it a vacation on the beach. There will be classes/activities for the wives to do.

Call Hilton Reservation 1-866-916-2999

Speakers to include: Mike Terpak ” DC Jersey City”, Mike Lombardo “Buffalo”, Mike Ciampo “FDNY”, Ray McCormack “FDNY”, Mark Von Appen “Fully Involved”, Curt Isakson “BC Escambia”, Todd Edwards “Chief Atlanta Fire”, Ric Jorge “Palm Beach”, Nick Martin “Traditions Training”, Chief Bob Buns “FDNY” and a few more..

Day One

Leadership in the Real World

Expectations in todays fire service

Commanding in the Firehouse and in the streets

Day Two

Command and Control of Emergencies

Communications from the Firehouse to the Fireground

Day Three  “COBC Attendees will break into Tracks based on Rank & Experience”

Step Up Officer Track

Officer Track

Senior Officer Track

Chief Track

Senior Chief Track

There will be additional classes each day.

We will also have classes for spouses.  Anne Gagliano, Author and Wife of Seattle Captain Mike Gagliano frequently writes and speaks on the challenges of firefighter marriage.


Link to register spouse. Will cover activities, shopping shuttle, beach chairs, paddle boarding, and more………


Link Below for Regular conference registration