Attack from the Burned Side: New Age Tactics and Tasks

Thu, Feb 12 2015 12:00:00

This webcast, sponsored by TargetSolutions, presents different tasks and tactics that can be used to extinguish fires that originate on the exterior and extend into the attic. Using case studies and practical experience, students examine fallacies that have led to firefighter injuries and deaths.


Fireground Decision Making for Suburban Company Officers

Thu, Jan 8 2015 12:00:00

This presentation demonstrates the critical importance of having educated, experienced fireground decision-making processes and stimulating discussions toward achieving consistently safe coordinated fire attacks.


On Demand

Company Officer Development: Red Flags on the Fireground

Thu, Dec 11 2014 12:00:00

Red flags are indicators of impending danger or risk. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has identified five of the top factors contributing to firefighter line-of-duty deaths: lack of command and control, inadequate risk assessment, inadequate communication, lack of accountability, and a lack of or failure to follow standard operating procedures. In this interactive session, students will view video and listen to audio that relate to these predictable problems; best practices for officers will then be discussed.


House Fires: Modern Strategies and Tactics for Aggressive Operations

Thu, Nov 20 2014 12:00:00

Residential fires are responsible for 75 percent of working fires for most departments in the United States and three-quarters of all fire deaths. Private dwelling fires are our most important and often our most dangerous alarms. This webcast offers a comprehensive examination of critical tasks that must be successfully executed at every house fire.

Please join us for this webcast sponsored by Avon Protection.


Size Up for Safety and Effectiveness

Thu, Nov 13 2014 12:00:00

This webcast will examine why the strategy chosen by first-arriving companies and the tactics they perform can be entirely appropriate in the initial stages of a firefighting operation but may become ineffective and unreasonably dangerous later in an incident.

Sponsored by Key Hose.