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Training Trouble

Hi every one. This is my first post so please bear with me. I am the training officer for our all volunteer dept. I have seen our participa…

Started by Jess Solze

4 Jan 1, 2014
Reply by Robert T

Response - How does your department handle it?

Brothers & Sisters I am looking for some input, how does your volunterr department handle response? Do you staff stations or respond fr…

Started by Ricky Teter

5 Jan 7, 2012
Reply by Ronny J Coleman


I am wanting to know where the desire has gone to do this job? When I was young growing up around the fire service everyone seemed to have…

Started by Dan Rice

2 Nov 8, 2009
Reply by Dan Rice

Your officers! where are they??

What position do your officers hold on a fireground? Pulling ceiling or yard watching? Where should they be? Give me your opinion!

Started by Dan Rice

2 Nov 8, 2009
Reply by Dan Rice

Training in the smoke!

Just wondering if any of you have ever used a smoke machine/ fog machine for any maze training. We have recently purchased a mid size machi…

Started by Eddie Rogers

5 Jun 20, 2009
Reply by Bob Costine

Is everyone compliant?

Just wondering if everyone I s compliant with the NIMS standards and if not how it is coming?

Started by Eddie Rogers

2 Jun 3, 2009
Reply by Eddie Rogers


I am looking for any ideas on recruitment within my community that will really jump out and catch the attention of the public. If you’ve re…

Started by Dan Rice

13 May 20, 2009
Reply by Dan Rice

Stealing from the Firehouse

Just wondering if any of you had ever heard of or had anything stolen from your firehouse. We try to leave our doors unlocked to keep from…

Started by Eddie Rogers

8 May 17, 2009
Reply by Joe Weinert

Drive or not to drive that is the question.

A combination department close by that has grown alot in the last two years has a major hurdle to overcome. It seems that some of the citiz…

Started by Eddie Rogers

4 Mar 6, 2009
Reply by Dan Rice

RIT team training

We are going to start some very in-depth training on when and how to use RIT. Was wondering if anyone had any established SOP/SOG's we coul…

Started by Eddie Rogers

3 Feb 26, 2009
Reply by Tom Burger


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