2017 Pyro North Training Seminar Agenda

2017 Pyro North Training Seminar Agenda

Get excited! The Pyro North 2017 operator training seminar is just around the corner! Check out all the great sessions we have planned for you!

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9:00 – 9:30Registration  
Denise Ray / Linda McCurley / Cindy Dyas
9:00- 4:30Pyro Logowear Sales
Margo Lund
9:00- 9:45Welcome / Opening Remarks / Our Company
Jeff Thomas / Jim Souza
9:45- 9:55Years of Service Awards
Jeff Thomas / Jim Souza
9:55- 10:15Industry Update FAA, DOT, EPA, OSHA
Jon Berson
10:15- 10:35E-Match Handling
Jon Berson
10:35- 11:20HAZMAT Handling APA  
Kevin Gilfillan
11:20- NOONTraining Portal / Social Media
Mike Tockstein / Steve Yoss
NOON- 1:30Lunch / Raffle / Hornet Tour w/Docents
1:30- 4:15Break Out Sessions
(See Below)
4:15- 4:45Best Truck Awards  
Jeremy Travis / John Hanson
4:45- 5:00Closing Remarks  
Jeff Thomas

Breakout Sessions


1:30 – 2:45  – Session #1

  • Driver Training  (Recurrent training 1 hr 15 min)  
    Kevin Gilfillan
    Conference Room  # 1
  • You and Your Friends at the HMB Yard  
    Jeremy Travis
    Conference # 2
  • Technology and Spec. EFX Update  
    Jon Berson
    Officer’s Wardroom (Main Room)
  • Strips, Kim Slaves, Pin boards, 8 shots & Your Setup  
    Matt Gilfillan
    Chief Petty Officer’s Mess (CPO Mess)

2:45 – 3:00 – Break

Snacks and Drinks in Officer’s Wardroom

3:00 – 4:15  – Session #2

  • Driver Training (Recurrent training 1 hr 15 min)
    Kevin Gilfillan
    Conference Room # 1
  • You and Your Friends at the McClellan Yard  
    John Hanson
    Conference # 2
  • Strips, Kim Slaves, Pin boards, 8 shots & Your Setup  
    Matt Gilfillan
    Chief Petty Officer’s Mess (CPO Mess)
  • Fireworks Theory and Spectacular Examples  
    Dave X / Pat Dyas
    Officer’s Wardroom (Main Room)