Joseph V. Maruca has a straightforward way of increasing your volunteer fire company's overall training.
In this Training Minutes video on rapid intervention, Jim Crawford shows how to use air bags and cribbing to lift debris off a trapped downed firefighter.
In this Training Minutes video, John Buckheit of the FDNY discusses size-up tips and two methods for cutting through metal roll-down gates in a commercial occupancy.
In this Training Minutes video, Mike Ciampo reviews using chocks to stabilize portable ladders on uneven ground.
On this week's Humpday Hangout, the panel will discuss best practices for training at the small group or company level, including hands-on drills, district familiarization, and empowering members to take ownership of their company’s fireground efficiency.
Clay Magee and Brandon Lewis use this specialized search technique created for students of their Magic Truck Company Academy to teach how best to survey a fire building floor while performing essential fireground tasks.
Dustin Clay shares an easy-to-assemble prop that allows firefighters to train on proper body positioning for performing vertical ventilation cuts.
Check out a recent training video from Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue, in which Training Captain Eddie Alarcon discusses the different methods of forcible entry on basic impact glass.