EMT-Ps don’t miss this opportunity it’s Free!
Services will have Dr Hemant Vankawala MD from Baylor Dallas and Chris Weinzatfel on
site all week end presenting their latest airway tools and techniques.
Join in these free difficult airway classes.
If you are an EMT-P you do not want to miss this. You will experience actual
hands on use of these tools and techniques using manikins actually pended in vehicles on four wheels, side resting and
roof resting, along with one evening class (after dark) that will be done using only portable scene light bars.
This class will be presented multiple times throughout Friday and Saturday.
Be sure to register when entering so as to receive your certificate at the end of the class. (It is good for CE hours)
To register contact:
North Texas EMS Sales Rep
Fri, Mar 14 10:30 am class
Fri, Mar 14 1:30 pm class
Sat, Mar 15, 1030 am class
Sat, Mar 15, 1:30
Sat, Mar 15, 5:30 pm class
Friday March 14, 2008
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Airbags and New Technology
Lee Junkins will be presenting the very
latest information on safety restraint systems through the 2007 models. Both foreign and domestic. Including;
Passenger's frontal airbags
Door mounted side impact airbags
Seat mounted side impact airbags
Curtain and roll-over protection airbags
Carpet and seat mounted occupant positioning
Rear passenger airbags
Seat position, occupant position, weight,
and seat belt, sensor systems.
Pre accident and post accident safety systems
Single and dual stage inflators
Pyrotechnic and compressed gas inflators.
Attendees will receive the latest information
and techniques for dealing with:
Multiple battery locations
Capacitor bleed down times
Out side sources of danger (cell phones,
stereo systems, static electricity)
Attendees will have an opportunity to see and
handle many of these system components.
One of the largest displays of
airbags and related systems in the country will be on display.
Be sure to register
at the door in order to receive your certificate at the end of the class.
Notice: These two classes will be run consecutively. Be sure to register at the door
in order to receive your certificates at the end of the classes. It is not necessary to re register for the Hybrid class.
But, if you enter only the Hybrid class at 6:45 you must
register before entering.
Saturday March 15, 2008
6:00 - 6:45 pm
HYDRAULIC RESCUE SYSTEMS
OPERATING THEORY AND USER MAINTENANCE
During ExtricationFest! this session will be presented by Mr. Mitch Stewart. Mitch is the former Director
of Training for Hurst and was assigned to the corporate office training site in Shelby, NC. He continues to serve as an Instructor
and Paramedic in Union County, SC.
Initially attendees will learn specifically how a hydraulic rescue system operates and the associated
requirements for proper operation. Thus they will understand the great importance of user testing and maintenance.
Following this information Mitch will present user maintenance information. This will allow folks to
return to their agency and develop a schedule of operations that produces optimum condition of the tool, maintaining it ready
Troubleshooting your system will be discussed along with the importance of both hydraulic flow and
pressure measurement. Users will understand specifically what is required to maintain their system in the best possible condition
Vendors have agreed to offer pressure testing of your power unit FREE during
ExtricationFest! If you’ve a concern with a specific power unit please
bring it along to allow testing. This is a simple and effective procedure that will allow you insight into potential problems.
This bonus will cover only pressure testing of a power unit during ExtricationFest! You may consult with the vendor for additional
Saturday March 15, 2008
6:45 - 8:00 pm
Lee Junkins will be presenting Emergency Response to Hybrid Vehicles.
This class will cover the latest
information and techniques for dealing with hybrids in both extrication and fire. Including:
many of our local dealers, many hybrids, multi fuel, natural gas, and alternative fuel vehicles will be on display in our
lot next to the class rooms.
A once in a life time opportunity!
The US Department of Energy will be doing multiple classes on
the emergency response to Hydrogen Fuel Cell vehicles.
More to come as we continue our planning