HANDS-ON TRAINING EVOLUTIONS
Monday and Tuesday, April 24-25
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Truck Company Emergencies
Lead Instructor: Lieutenant Ray McCormack, Fire Department of New York
This class focuses on the core competencies of lifting, spreading, forcing, cutting, and lowering to rescue those who are trapped–lift a dumpster that has fallen on a child, lower an injured firefighter using a harness and rope down a stair shaft, stabilize an elevator and remove those inside, remove a person trapped by a vehicle into a store, and get your crew out of an overstocked basement. Time compression and teamwork are used to safely and effectively mitigate each emergency. ALL LEVELS
Here are some articles from Ray McCormack: