Are fire academies teaching the kind of tactics and techniques that will be most useful for firefighters in the "real world" situations of today's fireground? Matt Adkins takes a critical look in this commentary.
In this week's Humpday Hangout, host Robert James (RJ) of Capitol Fire Training and the rest of the panel talk to guest Bob McCaa about implementing in-service training.
Jeremy Rifflard and William White offer readers their department’s experiences with these easy-to-make, low-cost structural support devices.
Dan Miller explains how best to create a successful volunteer fire department, which starts at the training academy.
Check out a roundup of Web-only articles you may have missed on the Fire Engineering site in May 2019, including Josh Pearcy on water rescue and much more.