CFT Officer Development Program “Starts January 11”

CFT Officer Development Program is a 100 Hour Officer Development Program designed for current and future officers that want to excel in the area of Leadership & Tactics for the American Fire Service. This program will be real world and lead by Curt Isakson with some Unbelievable guest speakers throughout the two month program. Class will be held at Midway Station 37 at 1801 Abercrombie Road, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32563. Class will be once a week on a Monday-Thursday schedule. Class starts at 08:30 and ends by 16:30 with weekly self study/projects. Class Dates: January  11, 17, 23, February 1, 7, 13, 22, 28 & one additional day to be determined with a class graduation on Pensacola Beach. All attendees that complete the program will receive a framed CFT ODP certificate and will be the pilots of the first CFT ODP. This will be an annual program held each January and February here in Northwest Florida. Only 30 Spots to allow for good Instructor to student ratio in and out of class.

Chief Mike Lombardo will open the CFT ODP on January 11 with Chief Rick Kolomay the following week on January 17. You can comment below if you want to be on the list for this program or email for more info on this program or attending a specific day.





CFT Fire School on Pensacola Beach

County Fire Tactics “School”
Lead Instructor: Curt Isakson

May 2-4, 2017 on Pensacola Beach

Advanced Forcible Entry “Real Doors that Crush” and all types of through the Lock.
Ladders for Life! Civilian & Firefighter Lives
Attack Line Operations & Weapon Selection
Saw Operations
RIT & Survival Techniques

This 3 day training will consist of 1 day of lecture followed by 2 days of hands-on. The training will cover anything from the single story ranch houses to multifamily dwellings. The lecture will cover how to determine Strategy based on your tactical ability. The hands-on component will cover Engine and Truck Company Operations to include the First Alarm Assignment for most Structural Fires. Whether it is a two person Engine or a Cross manned Truck Company; the basics of tactics must be covered.