Firefighter Training Drill: Fire Department Infrastructure and Operations

07/30/2012
By Forest Reeder The officer is the connection point between emergency scene operations, non-emergency operations, and the fire departments' organizational structure. Knowledge of the organizational pathways, the various roles and responsibilities and the policies that help guide your actions and decision making are paramount to your longterm success. For example, your company is out completing a routine assignment in the community and a resident asks you what the department's operating budget is, are you prepared with the correct information? Do you know who to refer the resident to for further questions? At face value, this scenario might not mean a lot to you, but when you look at the ...

To access this articles and others like, join the Fire Engineering Training Network today.

LOGIN TODAY

FE Logo

Log into Fire Engineering and you'll have total access to the industry's leading online resource for finest training simulations, articles, instructional videos and much more.

Why Join the Fire Engineering Training Network?

Only Fire Engineering Training Network members have full access to the most comprehensive database of fire firefighter training information in the worlld.  Fire Engineernig has been around since 1877, offering peer-reviewed training techinigues and techonologies for firefighters.

Gain unlimited access to the most comprehensive database of firefighter training info in the world.

Membership in the Fire Engineering Training Network includes:

  • Exclusive Online Access to FireEngineering.com News & Articles
  • Fire Engineering Magazine Historical Archives (Online-Only)
  • Annual Print Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine
  • Annual Digital Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine

Join Now

Additionally, if you attend FDIC International in the spring, membership to the Fire Engineering Training Network is included in your registration fee.

Click here to SUBSCRIBE or LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FIRE ENGINEERING TRAINING NETWORK