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Are You Ready as an Incident Commander when your Firefighters "Press Their MAYDAY Button"?

BY: Joe Pronesti While relaxing one Sunday in my easy chair watching my favorite team the Green Bay Packers, a commercial came on for a pop…

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Training Prompt: Top Floor Fire, Truck Duties

Either assigned to the truck or simply getting on it before it goes out the door, you arrive at a top floor fire. The video above is meant…

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Expect Fire: Burbank Four-Alarm Dumpster

  ‘Relax, it’s just a dumpster.’   Video below is of what eventually becomes a four-alarm fire in Burbank, California. According to the L…

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Billing For ALS Engines

Hello, I'm doing a research paper on ALS engines.  I was wondering if anybody bills for providing an ALS engine to the scene.  If so, how m…

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0 Mar 1

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Looking for a policy

Does anyone have a policy on civil disorder or civil unrest Please forward or give me contact info thanks AA

Started by Anthony Avillo

2 Feb 1
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Refurb Vrs New

So, in reading a few of the articles on the front page of FFN today, I came across an article about a department in New York that wants to…

Started by zachary wolf

0 Jan 28

Training for new members

So, we're a small volunteer department and have been discussing the idea of a "probie book" and I was wondering if any departments have suc…

Started by Eric Michael Ziegelhofer

1 Dec 31, 2014
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Certification for Firefighter I and II Testing by your State.

I am looking to see how other states test to the standard. Does your state dictate one book or do they have tests for all three of the main…

Started by Frank Ricci

1 Dec 31, 2014
Reply by Kevin Dippolito

Out-Of-The-Box Training Ideas

Lately, my department has been having the problem of firefighters complaining that drills are getting boring and stale. We are a volunteer…

Started by Elliot Belote

9 Dec 10, 2014
Reply by Karl Grath

Training Presentations

Another thing that would be helpful would be having a training presentation sharing group, as a member of a small volunteer company, our in…

Started by Eric Michael Ziegelhofer

0 Dec 3, 2014


Dear Team ,            the simulations have proved so effective in a number of training scenarious i have provided for my team , is there a…


0 Dec 3, 2014

fire simulations

Hi Guys ,  i did not know about this great site well done to the developers. I was looking at the training simulators , could some one tell…


2 Nov 25, 2014


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