Humpday Hangouts

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Humpday Hangout: Overcoming TIC Limitations

Bill Gustin, Sam Hittle, Darryl Liggins, Clark Lamping, and Bobby Halton examine how to overcome some of those limitations.
Baltimore four-alarm fire hangout discussion

Humpday Hangout: Engine Company Operations and Training

In this week’s Humpday Hangout, Rick Riley and other members of Traditions Training talk engine work.
Frank Ricci, Jonathan Levine, Rick Seal, P.J. Norwood, Frank SIller, Bobby Halton, and Bryan Sky-Eagle

Humpday Hangout: Lawyers, Guns, and Money

Frank Ricci and P.J. Norwood speak to Jonathan Levine and Rick Seal, Bryan Sky-Eagle, and Frank Siller.
Rick Lasky, Butch Cobb, Terry McGrath, Bobby Halton, and John Salka

Humpday Hangout: Fire in America

Your hosts speak with guest Butch Cobb, retired chief of the Jersey City (NJ) Fire Department and ISO, about the mission.
Miami-Dade FL firefighters stretch a hose load past obstacles

Humpday Hangout: Hose Load Configurations and Deployment Techniques

Mike Dugan, Bill Gustin, and the panel discuss hose loads and deployment techniques to stretch a hoseline upstairs, around corners, and past obstacles.
Frank Ricci, Jim Burneka, and Graham Peaslee

Humpday Hangout: Firefighter Protective Clothing

Frank Ricci talks with Jim Burneka and Dr. Graham Peaslee about the NFPA open comment period for protective clothing.
Terry McGrath, Scott Thompson, Jesse Grahl, and Garrett Rice

Humpday Hangout: Formal Mentoring for the Modern Fire Service

Battalion Chief Garrett Rice and Captain Jesse Grahl from The Colony (TX) Fire Department join hosts Scott Thompson and Terry McGrath on the subject of formal mentoring programs.
Bill Gustin, Mike Dugan, and Bobby Halton

Humpday Hangout: Hazmat and Special Ops

When confronted with a hazmat call, how confident are your non-special ops personnel in taking effective action?
Ricky Riley, Sam Hittle, Donny Fletcher, and Larry Schultz

Humpday Hangout: Complacency and Leadership

In this week's Humpday Hangout, members of Traditions Training address complacency and leadership at the company level and other topics.
Bobby Halton, Mark Gregory, Pat Nichols, Chris Minichiello, Jimmy Adams, and Robby Bergerson

Humpday Hangout: The Value of Hands-On Training

Mark Gregory and members of PL Vulcan join Bobby Halton and company to discuss the value of hands-on training, FDIC International, and more.