The 8th Annual AFTD will be held on September 19th, 20th and 21st 2016 in Alexandria, VA. Registration details will be posted in early January 2016. To sign up for our mailing list use the link on our Facebook page.
This three day lecture series is focused on fundamental fireground operations. It is delivered by friends of Andy who had the opportunity to share in his life work, as well as those he has inspired.
These training days are filled with high quality instruction and loaded with living tributes to one of the true fire service leaders of our time.
Please take a minute to look at our sponsors who generously support this event each year.
Andy Fredericks was killed while operating as a member of the Fire Department of New York, in response to the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001. Prior to his appointment to the FDNY, Andy began his career as a member of the Alexandria Fire Department in Northern Virginia.
Shortly after his death The Fredericks Family Fund was established to support the secondary education of his children Andrew & Hayley.
In May 2009 the first Andy Fredericks Training Days was hosted in Alexandria. It has been presented each year since with the core mission of carrying on Andy’s legacy.