Firefighter Training: FDIC 2014 Preview: Truck Essentials

Check out a preview of Mike Ciampo's FDIC 2014 hands-on training program, "Truck Company Essentials." Students will rotate through a series of stations so that each gets a"“taste" of truck company operations. At the Forcible Entry station, each student will learn how to force inward- and outward-opening doors and how to cut simulated window bars and roll-down gates. At the Ladders station, students will become acquainted with portable ladder operations that include new leg-lock maneuvers and will perform simulated rescues and removals. At the Ventilation station, students will perform horizontal and vertical ventilation on acquired structures. At the Se...

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

  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 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

 Already a member? Scroll down to the Login form below to access this article.


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.