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  1. Boulder (CO) Fire Department Helps Father of Fallen Firefighter

    Online Articles

    Mon, 3 Mar 2014

    Duaine "Whitey" Smith--whose son, Scott, was one of two firefighters killed in a Boulder (CO) Fire Department training exercise in 1982--recently lost almost everything he owned in a mobile home fire . But now of the Boulder

  2. Firefighter Training: Firefighters Participate in FEMA Drill in NJ

    Online Articles

    Wed, 17 Apr 2013

    Management Agency to host a one-day drill for emergency responders from seven New Jersey counties at the Newark Fire Department Training Academy. Firefighters from Essex, Hudson, Bergen, Passaic, Morris, Union, and Middlesex Counties participated


    Magazine Articles

    Sun, 1 May 2011

    customizable and can be configured to meet your specific fire department training and records management needs. Choose from fire department training courses covering NFPA 1500, 1001, 1021; EMS

  4. National Fire Fighter Near-Miss Reporting System: Keep your head on a swivel

    Online Articles

    Thu, 12 Mar 2009

    handles smoother, and therefore it takes time to develop proficiency in driving and operation. Consequently, fire department training divisions develop unique and innovative means to assist drivers and operators with learning the dimensions and

  5. Strategic Planning for Training and Professional Development

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Aug 2009

    BY MARK WALLACE Effective fire department training and pro-fessional development don’t just happen. Even in the best economic times, they are critical aspects of creating future

  6. Rescue Points to Ponder: TERRORISM

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Jun 1999

    Marine Corps Chemical and Biological Incident Response Force being deconned during a training exercise at the Fire Department Training Academy in New York City. Preparing for responses to weapons of mass destruction (WMD) incidents is a major


    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Apr 2004

    BY JOHN M. BUCKMAN Training methods are the "wet stuff on the red stuff" of fire department training program design. Training methods give firefighters something to chew on. They also provide incentives to a training program

  8. Wheat Ridge (CO) Fire Department Develops FLAME-SIM Virtual Fireground Training

    Online Articles

    Wed, 10 Mar 2010

    Wheat Ridge (CO) Fire Department Training Officer Steven Gillespie describes the department's use of FLAME-SIM simulations for training their firefighters.

  9. Building Construction for Firefighters: Construction Concerns: Fire Doors

    Online Articles

    Mon, 9 Mar 2015

    construction; and has presented classes at FDIC . John Niederer is a member of the city of Burlington (WI) Fire Department , training division chief, and fire inspector; and a 16-year veteran of the fire service. He is a Wisconsin-certified

  10. When to seek help

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 23 Oct 2014

    incident command, regardless of who is leading the band. Chief (Ret.) Roger A. McGary Silver Spring (MD) Fire Department Training Committee Chair National Capital Region IMT Why wait? Mentor the new hire I have a photo of a six- or seven