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    Exhibitor Listings

    Mon, 15 Jul 2013

    East Coast Rescue Solutions is committed to bringing the highest level of quality equipment and professional training to your department. We provide products from Petzl, Sterling, Gemtor, FireHooks Unlimited, Shelby, Tempest and our Forcible Entry Props

  2. Basic Forcible Entry


    Mon, 4 May 2015

    operations with a focus on basical forcible entry approach. During this class we're ..... physics of levers as they apply to forcible entry We'll be looking at the different forcible entry tools that we're going to be using

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    we're gonna be covering truck company operations with a focus on basical forcible entry approach. During this class we're going to focus on a few different things. We're going to focus on the physics of levers as they apply to forcible entry We'll be looking at the different forcible entry tools that we're going to be using, in a typical forcible entry problem. We'll be covering residential versus commercial construction as it applies to the forcible entry problem. We'll be looking at door size up. And we're going to focus our practical on, through the lock forcible entry . As well as conventional forcible entry . Within the class today, my goal is to take the the rookie firefighter or somebody fresh out of academy, or maybe a firefighter that works in a region of the country that doesn't see a lot of forcible entry duty. And to give them some tools and a basic approach that will improve their chances to be able to meet whatever problem they find in the field. Today we see the fire service shifting from a focus on the value of these forcible entry techniques using hand tools To a power tool forcible entry approach. Although this is an effective solution to many problems, there's still a place in the fire service for the art of conventional forcible entry using hand tools. Examples of this would be a tenement building type of structures, also commercial structures with interior Doors that are,
    not necessarily going to be value added while you're working. An actual forcible entry problem. The Harlingen bar with the pro bar design is progression, the latest progression of one of the first tools that was
    that tool out. This allowed the tool to fit within the newer forcible entry problem that they were seeing In the U.S. This would be tighter construction features which, which rendered the original halligan design less
  1. Structural Firefighting: Basic Forcible Entry

    Online Articles

    Mon, 4 May 2015

    training program is now available. Basic Forcible Entry addresses the physics of levers, forcible entry tools, residential vs. commercial ..... the-lock methods, and conventional forcible entry . These methods are both explained and

  2. Firefighter Training: Training Minutes: Blind Forcible Entry

    Online Articles

    Tue, 14 Apr 2015

    on how firefighters can perform forcible entry blind on both inward- and outward ..... Advancement RELATED FIREFIGHTER TRAINING FORCIBLE ENTRY USING A SET OF IRONS Tips for Improving Effectiveness in Forcible Entry Tips for Improving Effectiveness

  3. Tips for Improving Effectiveness in Forcible Entry , Part 2

    Online Articles

    Sun, 1 Jun 2008

    Success in conventional forcible entry depends on the strength ..... their knowledge and skill in forcible entry techniques. Success also ..... Improving Effectiveness in Forcible Entry ” (April 2008). Experienced

  4. Forcible Entry Techniques for Roll-Down Security Gates

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 1 Mar 2012

    firefighters when it comes to performing forcible entry operations. Because they are often ..... secured. Members may encounter many forcible entry obstacles when operating at fires in ..... This article concentrates on the forcible entry techniques that can be used to gain

  5. Truck Company Operations: Firefighters Partake in Forcible -Entry Training in WA

    Online Articles

    Fri, 15 Mar 2013

    Northwest recently attended a three-day forcible - entry training clinic in Battle Ground, Washington ..... http://bit.ly/ZVlDBP . For more on forcible entry training, consider Forcible Entry Super-Sized Size-Up , MINIMIZING RISK

  6. FDIC 2014: Session: Commercial Forcible Entry Challenges

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    10:30AM - 12:15PM Commercial Forcible Entry Challenges Washington, DC, Fire Department Description The difficult forcible entry challenges that firefighters face ..... scissor gates, and other unusual forcible entry challenges.

  7. When Seconds Count: Forcible Entry Objectives

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Mar 2008

    FABAL There are many ways to accomplish forcible entry objectives when faced with challenging ..... the irons, bolt cutters, hydraulic forcible entry tools, and a charged hoseline, to name ..... this door easily using a hydraulic forcible entry tool, such as a hydraulic ram. The


    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Apr 2005

    W ith the development of hydraulic forcible entry tools (e.g., the Rabbit tool), forcible entry using a set of irons (eight- or 10-pound flathead ..... it in the door. 4. Position of the forcible entry team. 4 Click here to enlarge image