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Lives in:
Wichita, KS
Wichita Fire Dept.
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Paid fire department
Samuel Hittle is a Lieutenant with Wichita Fire. He has an Associates in Fire Science, an FDIC, Traditions Training, and Wichita HoT Instructor, FDIC Lecturer, contributing author for Fire Engineering, Urban Firefighter, Fire Rescue publications, and serves on the UL Interior Attack Technical Panel.

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Experience vs Science

Once again we are seeing a push by some to devalue fire service “experience” while inflating presumptions from the recent UL interior attack study. They would prefer we dismiss years of fire ground learning for data we do not yet have on limited experiments. Is this really a worthwhile debate or a preemptive attempt to further separate and stigmatize factions within…


Posted on March 30, 2016 at 3:30pm

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At 3:20pm on August 2, 2010, Ryan Royal said…
Ya I sure was, a few others and myself took the forcible entry class and elevator rescue. How is everything going out there?
At 9:24pm on September 14, 2008, Darren Matthews said…
If u get a chance to help with the recruits, will u PLEASE come!!!
At 10:34pm on July 16, 2008, Todd McKee said…
Welcome to the greatest training site in the World!
This where the serious trainers learn form each other, this where we as a family grow and you are a part of it. How exciting is that!
Please take a look at the group called HazMat News and Training. We are currently talking about some great things and I would love to hear what YOU have to say. Todd McKee Delete Comment

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