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Multiple structures and conducting LFT

I recently found out that my volunteer dept has the opportunity to train/burn 30 structures due to a highway project. I have burned 5 struc…

Started by Tony Piontek

2 May 15, 2011
Reply by Jake Beck

Live Fire in Con-Ex Boxes

Hello all...we are in the process of acquiring some con-ex containers for Live Fire training. Does anyone have any information how you set…

Started by Tim Linke

2 Dec 12, 2010
Reply by Timothy Bullard

Burn Week

Hi, I'm needing information on burn week. We are going to do a week or a few days for our new recruits. If you have anything that can help…

Started by Doug Curry

0 Aug 26, 2009

1403 and Class A foam

I've often been asked, and ask myself, this question: What are the proper flow rates when using class A or CAF? The standard says 95 gpm is…

Started by Tony Piontek

11 Jul 17, 2009
Reply by Brian Arnold

Aquired Structure LFT Nozzle and Hoseline Set Up

During LFT in aquired structures; what design and rated flow nozzle(s) and hoseline size do you deploy for the student line(s), back-up and…

Started by Jamie Morelock

2 Jun 1, 2009
Reply by Tony Piontek

Smoke Barrel Use

Used a smoke barrel yesterday at our training tower, and worked great. Wanting to know what everyone's thoughts/facts/info on using the smo…

Started by Chad Cox

15 May 8, 2009
Reply by Chad Cox

Preparing instructors for LFT...

I conducted a burn this past weekend on a "motel" type structure. Six units, the middle four identical/mirrored, the end two were larger an…

Started by Tony Piontek

1 Jan 6, 2009
Reply by Kevin Moeller

Boulder CO Video

Does anyone know where to obtain a copy of the video recapping the events of the incident that lead to NFPA 1403? I first saw the video thi…

Started by Jim Golden

3 Sep 26, 2008
Reply by Jim Golden

Another successful live fire training...

This past weekend we conducted more live fire evolutions. Three structures were used for 30 evolutions in total with 60 firefighters in att…

Started by Tony Piontek

0 Sep 13, 2008

Instructor Development and 1403

1-How many members within this group have access to a "fixed Burn Buiding" where you train within your department? 2- When you are conduct…

Started by Greg Wild

14 Sep 13, 2008
Reply by Tony Piontek


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