Michael Hickey is a professional with over 30 years of extensive fire and life safety experience. Hickey holds numerous New York State and Federal Government Certifications in relation to firematics, weapons of mass destruction / terrorism awareness and emergency operations. Additionally, he holds an A.A.S. degree in Fire Science Technology, a Bachelor of Arts in Emergency Management, a Masters in Public Administration and a Masters in Organizational Leadership.
New York State Certifications (including but not limited to):
Firefighter 1; Heavy Rescue; Advance Firefighter; Radio Procedures; Incident Command System; Confined Space Awareness; Confined Space Rescue; Hazardous Materials Operations and Technician; Rescue Operations II; Emergency Medical Technician; Motor Pump Operator; Apparatus Operator-Emergency Vehicle Operation; Fire Police Procedures; Basic Structural Collapse Operations; Inspection Procedures for Existing Structures; General Construction Principles; Fire Service Instructor 1; Fire Behavior and Arson Awareness & Principles of Fire Investigation
Federal Government Certifications (including but not limited to):
Emergency Response to Hazardous Material Incidents; Weapons of Mass Destruction Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders; National Incident Management System; Radiological Emergency Management; Incident Command System; Incident Command System for Federal Workers; Radiological Emergency; Hazardous Materials Prevention; Multi-hazard Emergency Planning for Schools; Continuity of Operations; Effective Communications; Nationally Certified Fire Department Safety Officer, Strategy and Tactics for Initial Company Operations; Weapons of Mass Destruction Standardized Awareness Authorized Trainer Program (Train-the-Trainer).