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  1. Drill of the Week : Firefighter Self Survival Practical

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    Mon, 4 Jul 2005

    Firefighter Safety and Survival Drills Drill of the Week : SCBA Training Evolution Drill of the Week : Blind Bottle Change Drill of the Week : Mayday Training

  2. Drill of the Week : Exposure Protection

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    Mon, 13 Aug 2007

    Preventing the spread of fire to exposures is a key part of your mission as a firefighter.

  1. Drill of the Week : Hydrant Hook-up

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    Tue, 16 Sep 2008

    Establishing a positive water source from a hydrant, like any skill, takes practice. Review the content of your hydrant bag, kit, or other locally developed tool and appliance system.

  2. Drill of the Week : Hazardous Structures

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    Wed, 4 Mar 2009

    Discuss problem areas or buildings in your jurisdiction with your crews and review the reasons why these areas are treated the way they are. Develop a list of "caution notes" for these structures in your area.

  3. Drill of the Week : Safety & Survival

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    Wed, 19 Dec 2007

    Each member of the fire service is empowered to take steps to ensure their individual and their crews safety and survival by applying basic principles to every operation.

  4. Drill of the Week : The CAN Report

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    Wed, 7 Oct 2009

    An easy way to answer or transmit a progress report is the CAN report, which easily identifies how well crews are doing, the conditions they are facing, and any support or resource needs that they have.

  5. Drill of the Week : Fire Extinguishers

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    Tue, 4 Mar 2008

    Identify the types and uses of portable fire extinguishers that are available to suppression personnel.

  6. Drill of the Week : Service Calls

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    Wed, 26 Nov 2008

    Service calls or non-emergency, assist-the-citizen incidents are often seen as burdens to members of our profession. Review this listing of "service calls" and discuss common factors with each of them using your department's SOGs for a reference.

  7. Drill of the Week : Single Engine Reverse Lead-out

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    Mon, 26 Mar 2007

    This evolution features a single engine fire attack using a reverse lead-out feeding a wye. It's a challenging evolution for a limited manpower company, but with practice, most companies should be able to beat the NFPA standard.

  8. Drill of the Week : Officer Training Schedule

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    Mon, 3 Dec 2007

    With next year's training planning well underway, Fire Engineering would like to offer some topics and drill subjects to assist you in planning your 2008 training calendar.