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  1. Firefighting Drill : Throw Back to Basics: Air Bags

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    Thu, 23 Jul 2015

    it is important to routinely review and drill on the operation of air bags so when they ..... not on the rescue scene. Next time you drill or check out your apparatus, take 15 minutes ..... and train on the air bags. Download this drill as a PDF HERE Brian Zaitz is a 14-year

  2. Firefighter Training Drills You Won't Find in the Books: Elevator and Stairwell identification Drill

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    Wed, 3 Jun 2015

    one slide ) and then get right to the drill . The photos are shot in sequence and are easy to follow. CLICK HERE for the complete drill . Company Officer Tip I like to start by ..... type of atmosphere do you create when you drill ? Is it conducive to learning? Does your crew

  1. Firefighter Training Drill : Extending Ladders?

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    Fri, 19 Jun 2015

    do we adapt that to our apparatus ? This drill focuses on one method, but like anything else you have ..... photos and descriptions included with this drill illustrate tips or best practices for the ..... knowledge with the rest of us. Download this drill as a PDF HERE (7.7 MB). SCOTT KRAUT

  2. Firefighter Drill : The 12 Saw Positions Drill

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    Fri, 12 Jun 2015

    By Nick Martin This drill focuses on building comfort and familiarity with “uncomfortable ..... using them to cut a flat roof (for example). Download this drill as a PDF HERE This drill outlines the 12 positions that members must be comfortable

  3. Firefighting Drill : Drill : Forcible Entry—Outward Opening Doors and Limited Space

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    Fri, 26 Jun 2015

    important, as it is with any fireground operation. This “Quick Drill ” demonstrates using the “spike” of the halligan to force narrow ..... cannot be set to gap and force the door. Download this drill as a PDF HERE As with all forcible entry operations, having

  4. Firefighting: Drill : Engine Company Operator Tools

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    Fri, 10 Jul 2015

    By Dan Shaw This drill focuses on the successful actions of a disciplined engine company and ..... tools and knowing why they have them and how to use them. Download this drill as a PDF HERE The stairwell is not only the chimney for the fire and

  5. Firefighting Drill : Butting Ladders

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    Fri, 5 Jun 2015

    existing design features of the dwelling, company’s can ladder the structure efficiently and effectively. Download this drill as a PDF HERE Often times, members concentrate on positioning the ladder based on what upper floor window they want to access

  6. FDIC 2013: The Pittsburgh Drill

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    Wed, 24 Apr 2013

    In this Pittsburgh drill , I was the first man in and I would have been what you called the rab-, the first rabbit man. I kind of went through, sat

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    In this Pittsburgh drill , I was the first man in and I would have been what you called the rab-, the first rabbit man. I kind
  7. Firefighter Training Drill : Photovolt-what?

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    Thu, 30 Apr 2015

    vent are just a few. Please check out the drill and these links to prepare yourself for ..... photovoltaic-systems-overview/ Download this drill as a PDF HERE (1.4 MB). RELATED FIREFIGHTER ..... Fire Engineering ). MORE RECENT DRILLS Drill : Roof Report Drill : Outside Vent Suitcase

  8. Fireground Size-Up: Drill : Roof Report

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    Fri, 10 Apr 2015

    By Donald Fletcher Jr. This drill focuses on the truck company’s roof report during fireground ..... the most likely direction of fire spread. Download this drill as a PDF HERE This drill requires companies to go out to structures in their first