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    • 10/23/2019
    • 11:00 AM
    • Belmont, MI
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    WMAFC Membership Meeting

    Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

    11:00AM - Lunch & Meeting

    Boulder Creek Golf Club
    5750 Brewer AVE NE
    Belmont, MI 49306

    $20 Per PersonFire Service Occupational Cancer
    The Silent Killer

    Presented by: Lt. Cary Thompson

    Fire service leaders need to attend what could arguably be called the most important training of the year. This training has the potential to save many firefighter lives. Cary Thompson has 26 years of firefighting experience, and he is a cancer survivor. He will share his expertise, current research and personal story for every departments’ common mission of reducing firefighters’ risk of occupational cancer. You will be able to use the information regarding firefighter cancer statistics, PPE cleaning procedures, effectiveness of intervention methods and more. Just as important,  you will learn how to support those affected with cancer. The training highlights ways departments can provide support and resources that individuals, families and departments can use. Attendees will gain the knowledge to create definitive risk-reduction solutions and Cancer Risk Reduction and Prevention,  Standard Operating Plans. This training will save lives.Cary Thompson is a Lieutenant for the Royal Oak Fire Department. He has 21 years of firefighting experience at Royal Oak, and 5 more years of experience in industrial firefighting. He is trained in all facets of emergency response including technical rescue, hazardous materials, emergency management, paramedic and fire fighting. He is an EMS IC and Fire Instructor II. He is 2016 graduate of Eastern Michigan University’s, Fire Staff & Command. He currently teaches Health and Safety and grants, at EMU’s Fire Staff & Command.

    He has won numerous awards for firefighting and fire prevention education. He started the first year round fire and injury prevention program in the State,  called Safety City USA with Beaumont Hospital. He has created numerous public education programs including Safety City USA, Royal Oak Firefighters Walk to School, Storytime with Sparky, and numerous others.

    In addition, he is a nationally recognized grant writer, and one of the most successful public safety grant writers in the country. He educates was as many firefighters as possible about cancer prevention. He is also a doctor of chiropractic, and was in private practice for 14 years. Most importantly, he is a cancer survivor.

    • 11/14/2019
    • 11:30 AM
    • Cabela's - Dundee, MI
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    SMAFC Membership Meeting

    Thursday, November 14th, 2019

    11:30AM - Lunch and Meeting

    Cabela's
    110 Cabelas Blvd E
    Dundee, MI 48131

    Only $20 Per Person!

    Fire Service Occupational Cancer
    The Silent Killer

    Presented by: Lt. Cary Thompson

    Fire service leaders need to attend what could arguably be called the most important training of the year. This training has the potential to save many firefighter lives. Cary Thompson has 26 years of firefighting experience, and he is a cancer survivor. He will share his expertise, current research and personal story for every departments’ common mission of reducing firefighters’ risk of occupational cancer. You will be able to use the information regarding firefighter cancer statistics, PPE cleaning procedures, effectiveness of intervention methods and more. Just as important,  you will learn how to support those affected with cancer. The training highlights ways departments can provide support and resources that individuals, families and departments can use. Attendees will gain the knowledge to create definitive risk-reduction solutions and Cancer Risk Reduction and Prevention,  Standard Operating Plans. This training will save lives.

    Cary Thompson is a Lieutenant for the Royal Oak Fire Department. He has 21 years of firefighting experience at Royal Oak, and 5 more years of experience in industrial firefighting. He is trained in all facets of emergency response including technical rescue, hazardous materials, emergency management, paramedic and fire fighting. He is an EMS IC and Fire Instructor II. He is 2016 graduate of Eastern Michigan University’s, Fire Staff & Command. He currently teaches Health and Safety and grants, at EMU’s Fire Staff & Command.

    He has won numerous awards for firefighting and fire prevention education. He started the first year round fire and injury prevention program in the State,  called Safety City USA with Beaumont Hospital. He has created numerous public education programs including Safety City USA, Royal Oak Firefighters Walk to School, Storytime with Sparky, and numerous others.

    In addition, he is a nationally recognized grant writer, and one of the most successful public safety grant writers in the country. He educates was as many firefighters as possible about cancer prevention. He is also a doctor of chiropractic, and was in private practice for 14 years. Most importantly, he is a cancer survivor.

    • 12/04/2019
    • 11:00 AM
    • Belmont, MI
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    WMFCA Holiday Luncheon
    Installation of Board Members

    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

    11:00AM - Lunch & Meeting

    Boulder Creek Golf Club
    5750 Brewer AVE NE
    Belmont, MI 49306

    $20 Per Person

    This is a great opportunity to bring staff, family, and friends to show off our organization or just to celebrate the holidays!


    • 12/12/2019
    • 11:30 AM
    • Regency Manor - Southfield, MI
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    SMAFC Holiday Luncheon

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019

    11:30AM - Check In and Mingle
    12:00PM - Lunch

    Regency Manor & Banquet Center
    25228 W 12 Mile Rd
    Southfield, MI 48034

    Only $20 Per Person!

    Entertainment to include the 12 Days of Christmas by Chief Danny Hagen and door prizes galore!

    This is a great opportunity to bring staff, family, and friends to show off our organization or just to celebrate the holidays!

    Vendors - As always, we truly appreciate your donation of door prizes.  Be sure to label your gift with your company’s contact information so you receive acknowledgement!

    • 01/09/2020
    • 11:30 AM
    • Club Venetian - Madison Heights
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    SMAFC Membership Meeting

    Thursday, January 9th, 2020

    11:30AM - Registration and Networking
    12:00PM - Lunch and Presentation

    Club Venetian Banquet Center
    29310 John R. Road
    Madison Heights, MI 48071

    Only $20 Per Person!

    Guest Speaker

    Kevin Sehlmeyer
    State Fire Marshal


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