In moments of chaos there are only those who act, and those who don’t! “First on the Scene” provides the general public basic emergency responses to life-threatening emergencies. You will learn to what to do until EMS arrives on the scene.
Through presentations and hands on skill we will prepare you to help in the event of a life-threatening emergency until EMS has arrived.
Students will learn:
- Activating the 911 system
- Hands-only CPR and AED
- Administering naloxone
- Administering epinephrine
- Responding to life-threatening bleeding
- Penetrating chest trauma
- Moving patients to safety
- Positioning injured patients
Fern Creek Fire & EMS will be providing this class to the public for FREE on May 21st, 2021 at 9am. Class size is limited. Those wishing to participate must pre-register thru the link below.
This week we received four bicycles and accessories for use in the Parklands, within the district, and during special events. A huge thanks to Louisville Metro Councilman James Peden, Robin Engel, and Stuart Benson for the Neighborhood Development Grant, as well as Todd Coy and St. Matthews Cycling!
We will put these to good use during the coming summer months.
Fern Creek Fire & EMS is taking applications for full-time paramedics and EMT’s. Come work with a team that will challenge you to push your skills to the next level! Application process closes Friday February 12th.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent declarations of national and state of emergencies, no physical location for the public will be provided except for members of the board and essential employees. The meeting of this board is forced to be held via video teleconference using Gotomeeting.com via access code 519-137-621. A meeting invitation has been sent to each individual board member.
The Public is invited to attend via video conferencing, https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/ or via telephone by calling 1-872-240-3311. Access Code: 519-137-621
As we honor those members who were recently hired of promoted we understand that not everyone can attend in person due to COVID-19 restrictions. We invite you go join us virtually threw the GoToMeeting link below. Our Ceremonies will start each night at 6pm. Please get with your loved one to figure out which day they are being honored. We look forward to having you celebrate with us!
Hiring and Promotion Ceremony
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Access Code: 802-495-805
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Fern Creek FD is mouring with our friends at the Zoneton Fire Department as they say Goodbye to their Chief. Chief Rob Orkies lost his battle with Cancer and Covid-19 on December 11th. Chief Orkies served his community for 36 years and lead his department in a way that few others will ever be able to match.
December Board of Trustees Meeting
Monday, 12/14/2020 at 7:00 PM
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent declarations of national and state of emergencies, no physical location for the public will be provided except for members of the board and essential employees. The meeting of this board is forced to be held via video teleconference using Gotomeeting.com via access code 837112965. A meeting invitation has been sent to each individual board member.
The Public is invited to attend via video conferencing,
or via telephone by calling 1-646-749-3112
Access Code: 837112965.