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Massachusetts Fire and Life Safety Public Education Conference

Each year, the Department of Fire Services presents a conference that brings together educators to learn about the best ways to educate the public about fire and life safety. Join us!

Managing the Message: All Ages, All Media
September 25 - 26, 2018
Southbridge Hotel & Conference Center, Southbridge, MA

Download your Conference Registration Brochure here. 

Join us for the 24th Public Fire and Life Safety Education Conference: Managing the Message: All Ages and All Media. The conference will focus on the different kinds of media we can use to reach audiences. We will look at which age groups focus on which media and how to adapt safety messages to these media. Keeping the public safe from means reaching everyone where they look for information. The conference will include:

  • programs for new fire and life safety educators and fire prevention officers,
  • programs to challenge experienced educators,
  • workshops that teach how to develop partnerships, collaborate, and expand programs. 

Who Should Attend

  • Fire educators
  • Prevention officers 
  • EMTs
  • Teachers
  • Older adult care specialists
  • Nurses 
  • School leaders
  • Police
  • Fire officers

Registration Information
Email Include “conference” in the subject line of your email. Download the Conference Registration Brochure for your registration form.

Nominations for the 2018 Educator of the Year Award
Nominations are being accepted for the Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year award. The award recognizes people or teams for their commitment to safety. We want people who make a difference and who show leadership, teamwork, creativity, perseverance, and vision. Do you know someone who deserves recognition? Let us know who and why. Nomination form.