101 Drills for the Company Officer

BY STEVE PRZIBOROWSKIOnce a firefighter leaves the recruit academy, the company officer is responsible to be that member’s personal training officer to ensure that that person’s training needs are met and that he is continuously on top of his game.For current and future company officers, I provide below 101 drills they can use to keep their training interesting and, most importantly, relevant to the needs of their personnel. Where did the number 101 come from? Well, besides being catchy, most company officers tend to work one-third of the time, based on a three-platoon system. Take away days off for vacation or for other department-approved reasons, the average company officer...

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 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

 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.