APS Radio: Sexual Harassment in the Firehouse

Jim Burneka talks with Stephanie White from Fairfax Local 2068 and Mitch Nason from Prince William County Local 2598 about fire service sexual harassment.
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Professional Development: Developing the Next Generation of Fire Service Leaders

December 7, 2021 | 1 PM EST

The focus is on developing a professional development model for your organization. It is based on the planned, progressive, and lifelong process of education, training, self-development, and experience and is a critical element of being a leader. Fire service organizations must strive to provide continuing guidance to personnel through a carefully crafted professional development plan that meets the specifics of the organization.

Paul DeBartolomeo and underpin with tractor trailer

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Paul DeBartolomeo and company review removing a victim from an underpin, in which the victim is pinned between a vehicle and tractor-trailer body.
John Buckheit and Mike Perrone on forcible an inward-opening metal door

Training Minutes: Inward-Opening Metal Door

John Buckheit and Mike Perrone demonstrate forcible entry techniques a lone firefighter can use to defeat the locks on tight inward-opening metal doors.
MDFR firefighters put together a hose bundle

Video: Triple U Standpipe Deployment

This firefighter training video from Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue demonstrates how to configure and deploy standpipe bundles for limited space situations.
Miami-Dade firefighter practices cutting on glass training prop

Videos: Impact-Resistant Glass-Cutting Training Props

Captain Juan Miguel of Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue has designed and built two props for training on glass-cutting techniques.
Pierce fire apparatus at house fire

FDIC 2021: Pierce Manufacturing

In the moments when objects become actions, when calm becomes chaos, when inspiring, courageous people answer the call, they should be able to believe in and count on one name before and above all others.
Joe Alvarez on mask confidence training and firefighter bailout

Training Minutes: Mask Confidence Training and Firefighter Window Bailouts

Joe Alvarez and company demonstrate a mask confidence training course and offers a tip for bailing out of windows.

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