Safety Services

Training opportunities concerning township police, fire and EMS.

Safety services are essential to any community, and the OTA’s goal is to provide helpful resources and information on this subject to Ohio townships. To that end, beginning in May of 2021, the OTA will be hosting bimonthly workshops to further educate township officials and employees on pertinent topics regarding their police, fire and EMS.

Please be sure to frequent this page for dates for upcoming trainings.

Full Upcoming Events Calendar

Upcoming Workshops:

  • May 19
    • Topic:
      Township Fire or EMS Procedures to Provide/Watch For


      Chief Mike Ramm, Northwest District Director, Sylvania Township Fire Department

      Chief Steve Kelly, Southwest District Director, Miami Township Fire/EMS

      In this webinar we will be discussing must-have township fire & EMS procedures in your township. In addition, we will be updating you on new township fire & EMS procedures. This session will be tailored to different areas/departments throughout the Ohio.  

      To purchase the recording of this session, please contact Michael Zaky at 614-863-0045 or
  • July 21
    • Topic:
      Establishing a Police Department or Joint Police District


      Greg Beck, Attorney, Baker, Dyblikar, Beck, Wiley & Mathews


  • September 22
  • November 17