Annual Training Conference

83rd Annual NSFA Training Conference

Where: Ely, Nevada Map
When: June 20th-23rd, 2018

Who is ready for this year’s conference?

We hope you are all as excited about this year’s conference as we are.  Here’s a fantastic 83rd NSFA Conference Brochure. See the Save the Date Flyer.

For more specific information regarding the 83rd Annual Training Conference schedule, please contact the City of Ely Fire Department @ 775-289-6633

Conference Registration Checklist

  1. Make sure your NSFA dues are up-to-date.
  2. Register for conference!
  3. Find a Place to stay. (see available hotels below)
  4. Check out some of the conference events. (see event highlights below)
  5. Come to Conference!

*Register before June 7th to avoid a late registration fee!

Are you looking for a place to stay for the 83rd annual training conference?

Ely has several lodging options for those attending. Hotel Nevada Hotel & Casino, as well as the Jailhouse Motel & Casino, have been designated as the host hotels. If you’re bringing your RV or travel trailer there are options for you as well.

Here are some hotels in the area:

  • Hotel Nevada & Casino (Host Hotel)
    • Address: 501 Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301; Map
    • Phone: (775) 289-6665
    • Website: www.hotelnevada.com
    • Registration Code: NSFA 2018
  • Jailhouse Motel & Casino (Host Hotel)
  • Magnusson-Park Vue Motel
  • Ramada Inn/Copper Queen Casino
    • Address: 805 Great Basin Blvd, Ely, NV, 89301; Map
    • Phone: (775) 289-4884
    • Website: www.elyramada.com
  • Prospector Hotel & Gambling Hall
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Ely
    • Address: 1591 Great Basin Blvd, Ely, NV 89301; Map
    • Phone: (775) 289-8833
    • Website: www.lq.com
    • Registration  Code: 6496GRMQYA496

*Hotel rates and availability may vary.

Event Highlights

Wednesday

Wednesday will start with the golf tournament at the White Pine Golf Course followed by trap shooting at the Steptoe Valley Trap Club. A reunion dinner will be held at the Ely VFD Fire Hall.

Thursday

Thursday will kick off with manipulative skills followed by Opening Ceremonies with a motivational speech from a keynote speaker.

Thursday afternoon will have several training opportunities. There will be three training sessions of Forcible Entry prop/breaching, EMS – triaging mass casualty incidents, and Wildland Urban Interface.

Thursday will conclude with dinner at the local Elk’s lodge.

Friday

Friday will start with the manipulative skills competition with courses continuing from Thursday; followed by 3 training sessions and live fire training going into the afternoon( the live fire safety briefing is a mandatory session for those participating in the live fire training).

Friday evening will conclude with dinner and horseshoes.

Saturday

Saturday will begin with the Firefighter Memorial Parade that leads into the NSFA Business Meeting.

Saturday afternoon will mark the start of the water fight and monkey drill competitions.

Saturday evening will conclude the conference with the NSFA Banquet.

Ready to register?

  1. Make sure your NSFA dues are up-to-date.
  2. Register for conference!
  3. Find a Place to stay. (see available hotels above)
  4. Check out some of the conference events. (see event highlights above)
  5. Come to Conference!

*Register before June 7th to avoid a late registration fee! If you register after June 6th, an additional $15.00 Late Registration Fee will be added to your total due. Meals may not be available for late registrants and a refund will be given.

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