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What is FDIC International?

FDIC International offers thousands of Fire & Rescue professionals from around the world, quality world-class instructors, classrooms, workshops, H.O.T evolutions and the most innovative products and services available to the industry displayed by over 800 exhibiting companies. The FDIC Experience is more than your traditional trade show it’s about the learning and sharing with your peers formally and informally through hallway conversations, developing life-long friendships, and recharging your passion for the industry. Simply, there is no other event like FDIC International and to experience it, you simply have to attend.

Who Attends?

FDIC International is open to all qualified industry professionals looking for the most comprehensive selection of Fire & Rescue products and services.

Most of our attendees fit into the following categories:

  • Administrative Chiefs
  • Apparatus and Equipment Specialists
  • Career & Volunteer Firefighters
  • Community
  • Emergency Response Teams
  • Company Officers
  • EMTs & Paramedics
  • Fire Academy and Fire Science Students
  • Fire Chiefs
  • Fire Inspectors
  • Fire Instructors
  • Fire Marshals
  • HazMat Technicians
  • Line Chiefs
  • Training Officers
  • And more

What Will Your Experience Include?

Hands-on Training (H.O.T.) Evolutions

The Hands-on Training (H.O.T.) Evolutions at FDIC International are something you must experience to fully appreciate. Hands-on Training Evolutions cover the latest technology and techniques in the fire service, instructed by industry icons. No other event in the world contains the vast amount of topics and locations presented at FDIC International. 

Pre-Conference Workshops

Pre-Conference Workshops feature both 4-hour and 8-hour formats that provide an in-depth look at specific topics, covering new areas of interest within the fire service, as well as traditional training topics. Choose from a variety of topics and prepare to walk away with new insights, ideas and approaches.

Innovative Products & Services

Our exhibitors represent a diverse range of categories, so you can see NEW, INNOVATIVE, and TRENDING products to fill your needs. Some of the product categories include:

  • Apparatus and Apparatus Accessories
  • Badges
  • Emblems and Accessories
  • Communications, Radios and Dispatch Equipment
  • EMS Equipment and Supplies
  • Fans, Portable Generators and Accessories
  • Hand Tools and Forcible Entry
  • HazMat Products
  • Monitors and Detectors
  • Protective Clothing (PPE) and Apparel
  • Ropes
  • Chains
  • Safety Belts and Accessories
  • Sirens
  • Alarms and Signaling Devices
  • And Many More!

Numerous Networking Opportunities

FDIC International is a one of kind experience, bringing together members of the fire service from around the world to exchange information, network, meet up with old friends and meet new ones. Make sure you maximize your experience by attending a variety of special events planned throughout the week. You won’t want to miss a thing!