ISFSI Virtual Instructor Development Conference

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Welcome to the ISFSI Virtual Instructor Professional Development Conference. This premiere conference has a dedicated focus on instructor professional development while providing instructors a quality experience in a virtual conference setting. Attendees are challenged academically and are provided a chance to network with their peers throughout the event. Each attendee will "go home" with all the resources and tools they need to be the best instructor possible.


  • Members: $75.00 USD
  • Non-Members: $175.00 USD

Can't attend live on March 24-25? Register anyway to gain access to the nine conference courses that will be available online on-demand after the live event.


  • Jason Caughey: "Beyond 1401"
  • Brad French: "Creating and Managing an Effective Training Officer Program"
  • Jesse Marcotte: "Today's Training Officer; Modern Techniques for Modern Times"
  • Jacob McAfee: "Training Chief Academy: Designing, Implementing, and Evaluating Innovative Professional Development Programs"
  • Forest Reeder: "An Assessment Center for Training Officers and Instructors" 
  • Keith Stakes: "Training with Science" 
  • John Murphy: "Instructors Role in Liability"
  • Bill Webb (CFSI): "Government and the Fire Service" 
  • Jesse Marcotte & Jacob McAfee: "Mentoring 101"

View the main conference homepage for additional details.

Full Conference Schedule

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

  • 10:00 - 10:30 am: Envisage Technologies Virtual Booth
  • 10:40 - 11:10 am: Lion Virtual Booth
  • 11:30 am: Keynote Address: Billy Goldfeder; Educational Session 1: Keith Stakes
  • 1:15 pm: Educational Session 2: Brad French
  • 2:30 - 3:30 pm: Speed Networking
  • 3:45 pm: Educational Session 3: Jason Caughey

Thursday, March 25, 2021

  • 10:00 - 10:30 am: ISFSI Mentor/Coaching Committee Virtual Booth
  • 10:40 - 11:10 am: NFSA Virtual Booth
  • 11:30 am: ISFSI 60th Anniversary Celebration; Keynote Address: Tiffanye Wesley; Educational Session 4: Jacob McAfee
  • 1:00 pm: Educational Session 5: Forest Reeder
  • 2:30 - 3:00 pm: ISFSI Professional Development Committee Virtual Booth
  • 3:30 pm: Educational Session 6: Jesse Marcotte
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 Attendees will be able to join our sponsors in virtual booths to learn more about their products and services, and be eligible for door prize drawings (if offered). 


Thank you to our sponsors: