Class registration will open on December 11, 2018 at 9:00 am on this website. ( ONLY 80 SPOTS )

Cost: $180.00 per student for all 3-Days with lunch included.

Will have an after party Friday Night after class at The Taste Of Smithfield from 6:30 pm to 11:00 pm which will include a buffet with drinks. This will be a $20.00 charge to attend and will be on this website to buy on December 11, 2018. This will be a great time for students to socialize and network with instructors.

CLASS IS FULL FOR THE 3-DAY WEEKEND. Tickets are still available for the seminar on Friday March 1, 2019.



217 Main Street Smithfield, VA 23430

Hotel Information:


200 Vincents Crossing Smithfield, VA 23430

Phone: (757) 365-4760


415 South Church Street Smithfield, VA 23430

Phone: (757) 357-7700

Class Information:

Friday March 1, 2019

Will be a full 8 Hour seminar with presentations on various Truck Company Operations. Schedule of presenters will be posted soon on this page.

Location: Smithfield Center

Address: 220 North Church Street Smithfield, VA 23430

2019 Truck Company Operations Class Seminar Speakers:

John Burruss ( Charlottesville Fire department-Retired) Aerial Positioning

Jeremy Williams ( Norfolk Fire & Rescue/ Real Fire Training, LLC) The Inwards/Outwards of Forcible Entry

Chief Donald Hayde ( FDNY-Retired) Duties of the First Due Truck

Charlie Kempton ( Hampton Fire Department/ Smithfield Vol. Fire Department) Residential Ventilation

Saturday March 2, 2019

Will be a full Hands-On 8 Hour day with Pitch/Flat Roof Ventilation, Ground Ladders, Can Confidence ( Live Fire), Search/Rescue, Working with the Rig, Conventional Forcible Entry, Through- The-Lock, and VEIS.

Location: Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department

Address: 1804 S. Church Street Smithfield, VA 23430

Sunday March 3, 2019

Will be a full Hands-On 8 hour day with Ventilation, Ground Ladders, Search/Rescue, Truck Operations with victim removal, Basement evolution with victim removal, and Conventional Forcible Entry.

Location: Va. Beach Fire Training Center

Address: 927 S. Bird neck Road Virginia Beach, VA 23451