Firefighters must be prepared to reevaluate and revamp tactical decisions on the fireground. In this Training Minutes video, John Riker demonstrates how to rapidly reposition aerial apparatus at a fire building.
In this new Training Minutes video, Steve Hamilton reviews considerations for members conducting forcible entry during hostile events, including law enforcement adjustments to protect firefighters forcing entry.
In this Training Minutes video, Ray McCormack shows you a technique to help conserve energy when advancing a 2 1/2-inch hoseline.
In this Training Minutes video on EMS, Mike McEvoy discusses the use of disposable CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) masks, a method of assisting a patient's respiration without intubation.
In this Training Minutes video, Lieutenant John Ceriello of the FDNY demonstrates the high-rise nozzle, which allows firefighters to get water on a fire in a high-rise when an external stream is not available.
In this Training Minutes video, Anthony Avillo and Frank Ricci share tips on conducting a hostile search in a bathroom and fire room.
In this episode of Training Minutes, Paul Dansbach reviews exterior access via sidewalk doors to a commercial building's basement, and some of the challenges firefighters may face when navigating these.
In this Training Minutes video, Mike Ciampo shares some tricks of the trade for setting up ground ladders, including safe climbing techniques, methods of entering windows, and much more.
In this new Training Minutes video, Mike Ciampo and company discuss methods for establishing a gap for forcible entry on aluminum doors. They also cover saw positioning for effective cutting.
In this Training Minutes video, John Riker demonstrates how to remove unconscious victims by packaging them on a Stokes basket and lowering them down the aerial ladder.