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  1. Firefighter Training Drill: Template for Quick Drills

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    Fri, 10 Jan 2014

    format so you can easily edit the pertinent information. Consider using some of the drill ideas I suggested in Firefighting Drill Ideas for the New Year to get your training evolutions rolling in 2014. Download the template HERE (Word Docx


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Oct 2007

    of movement (balance and gait), and PPE design. Researchers will recruit 120 firefighters to participate in firefighting drills at IFSI from which they will collect data. For more information, contact Dr. Gavin Hall at (217) 265-6563


    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Apr 2006

    L., M.A. Petruzzello, J.J. Chludzinski, J.A. Reed, Woods. “Effects of strenuous live-fire firefighting drills on hematological, blood chemistry, and psychological measures.” Journal of Thermal Biology ; 2001, 26(4

  4. Drill of the Week: The Numbers Game

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    Tue, 7 Sep 2010

    calculations you must know in order to safely do your job when you pit the rookie vs. the veteran in this week's firefighting drill . Veteran firefighters should be able to put the theory into practice for each question and relate why and how

  5. Firefighter Training Drill: Apparatus Specs Skill Cards

    Online Articles

    Thu, 5 May 2011

    information, or a text/published reference for specific steps in completing the assigned tasks. Download the firefighting drill template HERE and the skill cards HERE (both PDFs). Forest Reeder began his fire service career in 1979

  6. Drill of the Week: Are You Smarter Than a Rookie Firefighter? Equipment Inspections

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    Mon, 27 Dec 2010

    By Forest Reeder Our veteran firefighters will lead today's firefighting drill discussing the routine events that must take place on regular schedules to make sure we are ready for every alarm. Discuss the


    Magazine Articles

    Sun, 1 Mar 1998

    psychological stress, there is little or no research available regarding the physiological and psychological effects of firefighting drills in simulated firefighting conditions. We felt that the physiological and psychological responses to firefighting

  8. Short Staffing: It’s Time for Another Congressional Funding Drill

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 May 2007

    your local officials to participate in an IAFF Fire Ops 101 Day, where they physically get to run through some firefighting drills . Maybe when their chests are pounding and they are too tired to lift their heads, these elected public servants

  9. Firefighting News: Woman Killed in Pennsylvania Dwelling Fire

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    Fri, 25 Apr 2014

    damage. Heidelberg is located southwest of Pittsburgh in Allegheny County. RELATED FIREFIGHTING ARTICLES Firefighter Drills : Search Drill, Part 2 - Micro Search The Residential Rescue Sequence RESCUE PROFILES FOR RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCIES

  10. Fire Training Drill: The Survival Essentials - Do Not Enter

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    Tue, 31 Jan 2012

    Firefighter training drill by Forest Reeder Scenario #3 in the Survival Essentials series of weekly firefighter drills offers a chance to discuss conditions that would be present at a fire scene that would halt a firefighting company from making