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Link for training courses being offered in Saratoga County

Are you looking for additional training offered by OFPC ?  Click on the link below to view courses offered at the State Training Center in Montour Falls




The SWFT facility has been open since 2018 and provides a unique training environment for Swiftwater/Flood rescue training. The facility includes a swiftwater channel, a vehicle in water rescue prop, an urban flood simulator and a rope rescue training tower. The training is open to all first responders and specific course offerings for technical rescue teams or regional partnerships are also available   .Access the SPTC’s Training Calendar online:

Please be sure to select the proper course and date when registering.

For information about training at the SWTC in Oriskany, you may contact OFPC at   518-474-6746

Training Courses Available - Click on the DOCX to view and print a copy of the announcement.


Remember, a Training Authorization Letter form MUST be filled out and signed by your department Chief and presented to the Instructor on the first day / night of the scheduled course.

Contact Fire Coordinator Tremblay to register at 518-884-4702.

If you need the Training Authorization Letter form, on this website, go to the tab menu bar, place your pointer over  "MORE"  then click on OFPC - FF Training Related Forms.  The Training Authorization Letter is on the left, bottom.


Available Training Around the State

Free On - Line Training

Free on-line training is made available to you.  Various modules of learning.  Simply click on the link, create a profile / account and you can begin your new adventure of learning more.

OFPC - Department of Homeland Security offers a two hour classroom presentation on Terrorism Indicators and Suspicious Activity Reporting for Fire/EMS responders.  .

If your agency is interested in this presentation, contact Stan De Long at

25 days notice must be given prior to your interested date to allow State approval.

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