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RIT Drills

Looking for a few good drills for RIT that can help with the team working together and build good communication skills.  Any ideas?

Started by Todd Jennings

14 Oct 11, 2016
Reply by D'Arcy Kennedy

Basics Training Prop

The Colony, Texas Fire Department's Training Yard with a modified Hanover Saving Our Own prop with vertical vent and forcible entry props a…

Started by Scott Thompson

2 Dec 2, 2014
Reply by Scott Thompson

Be Here Now

Battalion Chief Wells from Lewisville Fire really got us thinking about this.  Captain Bonds and 1C got it started and other stations/shift…

Started by Scott Thompson

0 Dec 2, 2014

Saws Drills and Training

Believe it or not, utilizing power tools, saws specifically, is new to many of this generation of firefighters.  We realized this a couple…

Started by Scott Thompson

1 Apr 9, 2013


Lately I have been doing some research in order to define fire service success.  The result! I am one hundred percent convinced that the pi…

Started by Scott Thompson

2 May 24, 2012
Reply by Jhar Fuller

Post Promotion Morale

As a company officer I feel its a responsibility to push for the success of our members.  But as we all know, not all will be promoted at o…

Started by Brent Young

0 Mar 30, 2012

Well h*** stretch drill

A simply, quick drill to teach members how to stretch that second line up a well h***, all you need is two utility ropes, tie one at the to…

Started by Stephen Mickiewicz

2 Jan 30, 2012
Reply by Timothy Patrick

The Outside Vent Position for Suburban Departments

Many larger fire departments have successfully utilized an outside vent position for years, however for many smaller suburban departments t…

Started by Scott Thompson

6 Jan 24, 2012
Reply by Tom Bradley

Flat Roof Training Prop

This flat roof prop was built by our B Shift. There are leaf springs and a trailer jack to adjust the "bounce" of the roof and two places f…

Started by Scott Thompson

5 Jan 18, 2012
Reply by Timothy Patrick

equipment location

Looking for some new ideas to test probies...ok all of our knowleadge of equipment location. I have done the 3x5 cards. Any things…

Started by Billy lewis

4 Jan 18, 2012
Reply by Timothy Patrick


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