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Portable training maze specification

As I am currently involved in forming a new training program, for my department, i came across with the task of planning and building a new…

Started by Nikas Konstantinos

1 Apr 16, 2016
Reply by Todd "Walt" Walton

Creating Great Table Tops!

Good Day Everyone, I am a firm believer in table top scenarios! They are great tools to train our firefighter and fire officers. Cost effec…

Started by Shawn McKERRY

8 May 13, 2014
Reply by Jerry McGhee

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…

Started by Bill Carey

0 Aug 22, 2013

In House Training Challenge

I recently switched departments and am getting settled in at my new station. I have noticed a lack of interest in "in house" training, and…

Started by Dave Werner

2 May 17, 2013
Reply by Dave Werner

Solving Training Problems for Fire Departments

trainlu, LLC is a new service that provides firefighter training via a video on demand solution.  It  is starting a revolution in the way f…

Started by Michele Smith

0 Apr 18, 2012

Walk or Crawl? Are we teaching outdated methods?

I know that in our region/state it is common practice for new recruit firefighters to be taught to crawl in low visibility situations.  "If…

Started by Ron Becknell

12 Jan 10, 2012
Reply by Shareef Abdu Nur

Documented bail-out device uses

I was curious if anyone knew of any websites or resources with documented uses of bail-out devices on the fireground?  Several of my fellow…

Started by Matt Ballance

0 Nov 29, 2011

Can 'Failure to Train' Lead to Litigation?   When I joined…

Started by Karen Corrigan

3 May 24, 2011
Reply by Fire Chief Billy Greenwood

Poor Leadership

How do you handle a leader that ruins morale, department budget, training, and refuses to listen to constructive criticism?

Started by Ben Matthews

18 Apr 13, 2011

Bugles? WTF!!

I was recently in class in the SC State Fire Academy and one of the speakers, an employee/instructor of the Fire Academy no less, made a co…

Started by Ron Becknell

27 Apr 6, 2011
Reply by Bob McGorkic


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