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Here’s a ground ladder training session that provides not only ladder basics but also fireground decision making. It’s simple and easy to set up – find a building with multiple windows, on multiple floors if possible, and put a couple victims in the windows. Start the crew from a staged position where they can’t see […]

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RIT Deployed at Texas House Fire – Backstep Firefighter
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[...] Be sure to check out Jim McCormack's Fire Department Training Network [...]
2013-01-08 19:32:35
John Shafer
Live Fire Training
Great read Jim!
2012-07-02 12:33:18
Marques Bush
Stay tuned “A complete Associates Degree in Fireground Operations” coming soon!
Congratulations! Could not come from a better group of folks. Oh now what will the others who have their admin degrees do? I know it is baby steps, but if you have an associates coming, what about a Bachelors? Oh the paper pushers with their administration degress should shake. Who would ever imagine a degree…
2012-05-25 17:17:20
Fire safety equipment
Firefighter Survival Gear What Do You Carry?
Thanks for the information. I will remember this always.
2012-04-30 05:29:05
Chris Huston
Firefighter Survival Gear What Do You Carry?
Outstanding list! Basic tools and training will do more for you then all the "gadgets" ever will. Yes, great strides have been made for self-rescue systems and pocket size multi tools. The youger guys are weighing themselves down with what they think they might need in the worst case scenario. At the same time they…
2012-02-27 14:48:32

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