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  1. Creating Dynamic, Real-World Multicompany Training Drills

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 25 Apr 2014

    BY CHRIS JELINEK As any fire department training officer will tell you, the position's responsibilities vary widely from managing the mundane details of scheduling and records

  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

  3. PRODUCTS/SERVICES/MEDIA

    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. TRAINING METHODS

    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

  7. 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

  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. Firefighter Fatality: Kansas Firefighter Dies While Preparing to Respond to Call

    Online Articles

    Tue, 28 Apr 2015

    yesterday. While putting on gear at the station preparing to respond to a fire call, Conway Springs (KS) Fire Department Training Officer/Firefighter Mike Corn collapsed, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. Fellow responders

  10. Regional RIT: the Suburban Response to Rapid Intervention

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    were sent to a week-long RIT Operations train-the-trainer class in Indianapolis. This class, held at the Fire Department Training Network (FDTN), was intended to evaluate equipment familiarity and operational effectiveness. Class participants