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command technician / aide training

Does anyone have any training packages on duties and guidelines of the command technician. Some dept's might call this ff an aide. Whatever…

Started by Anthony Avillo

1 Nov 12, 2014
Reply by Karl Grath

Training on Sunday's

Today at the firehouse (11-2) it was a hard to get the guys to train. Their excuse to me was "it is Sunday". I struggled to get the guys of…

Started by Todd McKee

68 Nov 12, 2014
Reply by Karl Grath

Unique Trainings

Can anyone point me in the right direction to find some unique trainings. Can be anywhere...

Started by Kyle

3 Nov 12, 2014
Reply by Karl Grath

Here's What We Forget When We "Never Forget"

Another year has come and gone, and we firefighters have paused to remember the brave 343 who gave their lives on that spectacularly horrif…

Started by John Mitchell

1 Nov 4, 2014
Reply by Art "Chief Reason" Goodrich

It must suck to hate your job so much

Why do people who spend most of their time complaining about the systems, processes, personnel, policies, and everything else remain in the…

Started by Paul Strong

3 Jun 7, 2014
Reply by Jonah Smith

Help With Lesson Plans

  I need some help with getting Lesson Plans. Looking in to Technical Rescue lesson plans more so then general fire service lesson plans. F…

Started by Alex Johnson

0 Mar 6, 2014

Free Lance Photographers/Videographers

What is everyone's take on those pesky freelance videographers and photographers who basically chase fire apparatus, ambulances, and police…

Started by Eric Michael Ziegelhofer

0 Nov 25, 2013

Car fires with magnesium

Recently I have been on a few vehicle fires with magnesium built in to the vehicle. What is everyone using to put this out?

Started by Jason Hale

22 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by Hildred Edison

Firefighter Performance Evaluations

I am gathering information on methods municipalities and other organizations use to evaluate the performance of uniformed fire department e…

Started by Ryland Kendrick

0 Feb 13, 2013

Does the Salamander Accountability Tags system work

I do not mean accountability wise; I mean equipment wise long term, weather extremes. Is it intuitive? Has your company have any problems w…

Started by Dennis Farrenkopf

1 Dec 27, 2012
Reply by Pat Collins


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