All things under the heading Forcible entry/ exit. Tools, methods (which are most effective in your area?) , locks, bars, gates, enclosures (What's new on the buildings?), Bolt patterns on commercial occupancy rear doors, Tips and tricks!
Engine Company work is often viewed as easy or not as fulfilling as "Truck Company work". This is absolutely not the case and some very "high speed" Engine Companies go to work everyday in very tough and arduous environments. They are only successful by relying on their relentless training, personal experiences and hunger to progress in the engine world.This group is geared toward Engine Company tactics that use "outside the box" thinking to accomplish. Its purpose is to exchange information…See More
Does your department have technical rescue capabilities? What kind of problems are you facing in regards to staffing, training and equipment? If you have any gadgets or special techniques, this is the place to share them.
We spend a lot of time at the firehouse. We train there, we sleep there, and we eat there. Because of that, there are many incredible firehouse cooks out there. Share your recipes with us. This is also a place to discuss nutrition in the firehouse.
What are you and your department doing to get your firefighters to take ownership?Grab a cup of coffee and let’s visit!…and don’t forget to check out our Pride and Ownership show on Fire Engineering Radio.See More
Firefighter II, Instructor I, AS Fire Science, Swiftwater Technician Advanced / Boat Operator, Confined Space Technician, Rope Rescue Technician, Structural Collapse Ops, Heavy Machinery / Vehicle rescue Technician,Haz Mat Ops
Call Firefighter City of Rutland Fire Dept. 2001 - 2003
Call Firefighter / Student Laconia, NH Fire Dept. 2002 - 2004
Firefighter City of Rutland Fire Dept. 2004 - Present
Member of VT Task Force 1 / SUSAR - 2008 - Present
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