38th ANNUAL OFAEMA SCHOOL
2018 MECHANICS CLASSES

38th ANNUAL

OREGON FIRE

APPARATUS AND EQUIPMENT

MECHANICS SCHOOL

MARCH 5-9th, 2018

 

The school is held at the Chemeketa Community College Regional Training Facility, 4910 Brooklake Rd. N.E. Salem Or. 97305. 


Class study materials, lunches, and refreshments will be provided.

 

  ***Students do not need to be a member of O.F.A.E.M.A. to attend Classes.***
 
SCHOLARSHIP 

Each year the Oregon Fire Apparatus and Equipment Mechanics Association awards the George Eisert Memorial Scholarship, which is a full scholarship for one person.  It includes lodging, banquet, and all week attendance at the school.
 The criteria for the scholarship , the applicant must be in good standing with a paid or volunteer fire department and must be involved with the maintenance and operation of emergency apparatus and equipment.
Online scholarship application here SCHOLARSHIP.  
Faxable Scholarship application PDF here SCHOLARSHIP.
Scholarship applications are due by February 16th, 2018.

 
 
 
LODGING:  For those needing overnight accommodations, we have a block of rooms, at a special discount rate, at the Double Tree by Hilton 1590 Weston Ct. NE, Salem Or. 97301. This is located at the Market street exit off I-5 in Salem.  Room rates will be $99+ tax, a continental breakfast is included. To make room reservations click here,  or call 1-(503) 581-7004  and tell them you are with the Oregon Fire Mechanics School.  The reservation deadline to receive this rate is February 10th, 2018.  
Students are welcome to visit the Hospitality Room at the Double Tree, room 101. This room is open every evening after class so that you can meet with other technicians and instructors.
 
VENDOR SHOW: This year will be on Thursday, the 9th, starting at 12:00 p.m. at the school indoor arena.  We invite you to come and see what's new and meet with your equipment dealers. The Vendor show is Free and open to anyone to attend.  Food & drinks will be provided, along with door prizes throughout the show.
 
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING & BANQUET: will be held on Thursday evening starting at 6:00 pm. in the Phoenix Room, at the Double Tree Motel.  Dinner is a smoke house BBQ.  Students and guests are welcome to attend. The cost will be $20.00 per person.  Due to requirements by the caterer, there will be a limited number of banquet tickets available at the door, so please order you dinner tickets early.  Door prizes will be awarded throughout the evening.
 
EVT TESTING: There will be Emergency Vehicle Technician Certification testing on Friday and Saturday Mornings starting at 8:00 at the Double Tree By Hilton. Students wishing to to take the EVT exams must be pre-registered with the EVT Certification Commission. Students may now log on to www.evtcc.org to download registration forms, reference material lists, and learning objectives.
Our EVTCC Special Test Site # OR91018. Students need to be registered with EVTCC by February 21st, 2018. 
 
Registration will be handled on a first come, first served basis.
 
This association is non-discriminatory in sex, race, color,creed, and/or age, as long as that age is acceptable by the fire service unit they represent.

 

 

THIS YEAR WE ARE AGAIN USING ONLINE REGISTRATION.  WE ARE USING AN ONLINE STORE FORMAT THAT ALLOWS YOU TO REGISTER AND PAY WITH CREDIT CARD AT REGISTRATION.
YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO REGISTER FOR A CLASS THAT IS FULL.  THEREFORE, THE CLASSES YOU REGISTER FOR, ARE WHAT YOU WILL BE ENROLLED IN.  THIS ALSO MEANS THAT YOU WILL NOT GET A CONFIRMATION LETTER OF YOUR CLASSES.

AFTER PUTTING ITEMS IN YOUR CART, CHECK OUT WILL BE THROUGH PAYPAL TO OFAEMA.  PayPal is a secured website company that we use to handle the Visa and Mastercard payments.

PRICING IS SET AT NON-MEMBER RATES.  IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OR REGISTER TO BECOME A MEMBER, THEN YOU CAN TAKE THE MEMBER DISCOUNT.

MEMBERS WILL ALSO RECEIVE A CUMMINS QUICKSERVE ACCOUNT FOR A YEAR. 

FOR MEMBER DISCOUNT, TYPE "discountIN DISCOUNT BOX ON LEFT SIDE, BEFORE PROCEEDING TO CHECKOUT.


Monday 5th Tuesday 6th Wednesday 7th Thursday 8th Friday 9th
Weekly Class Schedule
Allison Transmission
EVT-F6
8:00-5:00
Allison Transmission
EVT-F6
8:00-5:00
Air Systems & Foundation
Brakes
8:00-5:00
Fire Apparatus Design
& Performance
EVT-F2
8:00-5:00

Fire Apparatus Design
& Performance
EVT-F2
8:00-5:00

 Fire Apparatus Electrical
EVT-F4
8:00-5:00

Fire Apparatus Electrical
EVT-F4
8:00-5:00
Pierce Aerial Maintenance
8:00-5:00 
Pierce Aerial Maintenance
8:00-5:00

Cummins Insite & QuikServ
8:00-5:00 

Pierce PM Maintenance
8:00-5:00 
Pierce PM Maintenance
8:00-5:00
Fire Apparatus Hydraulics
EVT-F8
8:00-5:00 
Fire Apparatus Hydraulics
EVT-F8
8:00-5:00
Pump Testing
8:00-5:00 
    Holmatro Tool Maintenance
8:00-12:00 
Waterous Pumps &
Accessories
8:00-5:00 
 Waterous Pumps & Accessories
8:00-5:00
 
ARENA LUNCH ARENA LUNCH ARENA LUNCH ARENA LUNCH ARENA LUNCH
         

 

 

 

CLASSES

 Monday:

 Allison Transmissions EVT F-6 day 1(8:00-5:00)

Pierce PM Maintenance day 1 (8:00-5:00)

Fire Apparatus Electrical EVT F-4 day 1 (8:00-5:00)

 

Tuesday:

Allison Transmissions EVT F-6 day 2 (8:00-5:00)

Pierce PM Maintenance day 2 (8:00-5:00)

Fire Apparatus Electrical EVT F-4 day 2 (8:00-5:00)

Holmatro Maintenance  (8:00-12:00)

 

 

Wednesday:

Waterous Pumps & Accessories day 1 (8:00-5:00)

Fire Apparatus Hydraulics EVT F-8 day 1 (8:00-5:00)

Pierce Aerial Maintenance day 1 (8:00-5:00)

Air Systems & Foundation Brakes (8:00-5:00)

 

Thursday:

Waterous Pumps & Accessories day 2  (8:00-5:00)

Fire Apparatus Hydraulics EVT F-8 day 2  (8:00-5:00)

Pierce Aerial Maintenance day 2 (8:00-5:00)

Fire Apparatus Design & Performance EVT F-2 day 1 (8:00-5:00)

 

Friday:

 Fire Pump Testing  (8:00-5:00)

Fire Apparatus Design & Performance EVT F-2 day 2 (8:00-5:00)

Cummins Insite & QuikServ Online  (8:00-5:00)

 

 

PLEASE READ THIS, IMPORTANT

WHEN ADDING ITEMS / CLASSES TO YOUR CART, PLEASE LIST FULL NAMES OF PERSONS THAT ARE SIGNING UP FOR CLASSES, DUES, AND BANQUET TICKETS IN COMMENT BOX AT RIGHT LOWER CORNER SO WE GET THEM APPLIED TO THE CORRECT PERSONSIF REGISTERING MULTIPLE PERSONS FOR A CLASS OR DUES, PLEASE PUT ALL THEIR NAMES IN THE COMMENT BOX, AND ADD TO CART.  AT THE NEXT SCREEN, YOU WILL NEED TO CHANGE THE NUMBER OF ITEMS AND UPDATE.  OTHERWISE, IT WILL ONLY BILL FOR ONE STUDENT.