Video: Hands-Only CPR

Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue shared a video about the successful resuscitation of one local resident who survived cardiac arrest thanks to the quick administration of hands-only CPR.
Lead from the Front

Lead from the Front: Fireground Tactics and Leadership

March 26, 2021 at 11:00 AM EDT / 10:00 AM CDT / 8:00 AM PDT / 3:00 PM GMT

Learn tricks of the trade that “slow the fireground down” and help you stay in control to avoid confusion and chaos at incidents. The instructor presents case studies and leadership lessons from his experiences gained in a 36-year career on the Chicago (IL) Fire Department. Modern tactics are compared to traditional tactics from the perspective of what has changed and why.

Manual pump shift override

Video: Manual Pump Shift Override

This video from Miami-Dade (FL) Fire Rescue is intended to familiarize driver/operators with manual pump shift override procedures.
Firefighting Fridays with Jeff Shupe and Strategic Fire

Firefighting Fridays: Culture in the Engine House

Jeff Shupe and other members of Strategic Fire offer a panel discussion on various aspects of fire department culture.
Paul Dansbach on wood-frame construction

Training Minutes: Wood-Frame Building Under Construction

Paul Dansbach looks at some of the dangers firefighters face when fighting a fire at a wood-frame building under construction.
Firefighters using a ladder and a rope to remove a firefighter

Training Minutes: Ladder High-Point Removal

Dan DiRenzo shows how to remove a firefighter from a second-floor window by using the personal harness in a ladder high-point removal.
Tony Carroll, Brian Zaitz, and Dan Kerrigan

Humpday Hangout: Firefighter Heart Health and Fitness

Tony Carroll talks with Brian Zaitz and Dan Kerrigan about firefighter heart health and fitness.
Bill Gustin on pressure-reducing valves

Video: Fire Suppression Systems, Part 3: Pressure-Reducing Valves

Bill Gustin examines the purpose and function of pressure reducing-valves. Video by Robert Hernandez.

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