No matter how accomplished a firefighter becomes, always anticipate that you can become better at the job. More from Aaron Fields.
“My fight now is to help others avoid what has happened to my family,”
Jim Crawford discusses RIT positions, fireground deployment, and use of a search rope.
In this Training Minutes video, Rex Morris of the FDNY explains the intricacies of going through the lock on a mortise lock using a K tool and key tool.
In this Training Minutes video, Katie Johnson and company demonstrate a way to use webbing to help a lone firefighter advance a larger hoseline and flow water.
In this Training Minutes video, Paul DeBartolomeo demonstrates how to use air bags to lift a heavy object in stages, stabilizing the object as you raise it.
Video from Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue (MDFR) shows firefighters at work at a recent significant second-alarm fire.
In this episode of Training Minutes, Mike Ciampo reviews some tips on cutting operations from the tower ladder bucket.
In this Training Minutes video on extrication, Dave Dalrymple and his crew demonstrate how to extricate patients by proceeding through the trunk and into the front of the vehicle.
Brian Brush evaluates several options for transitioning to a smaller-diameter line during mop-up or for navigation through tight quarters.