Firefighter Training Drill: Self-Survival Skills

Firefighter training drill by Forest Reeder Don't get into trouble in the first place!! Much (or maybe not enough) has been said about prevention of the use of self-survival skills in emergency operations. This means that we should avoid getting into trouble or into situations that make you have to use a self-survival skill. This discussion drill will have you look at several typical self-survival skills taught in many programs in the fire service. Your responsibility will be to consider the self-survival skill, identify where and when it might be used (select as many as you can), and then back up a step and figure out what you should be or should have been doing to prevent doing it in th...

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