Many departments across the country have a in-house maze for SCBA Confidence training. These mazes are great for instilling confidence for the brand new fire fighter and maintaining proficiencies for the 20 year veteran. The issue that I have heard not just in my own department but departments across the county in which I reside is, “I can do this maze in my sleep” statement. A lot of mazes are constructed modular so different paths can be taken; the maze will also be slightly different…Continue
Added by Lou Comenale on February 26, 2015 at 8:46pm — No Comments
We are not all Big City Fire Departments
It has been almost a year into my first year as a company officer of a three man Quint. I have taken time off from writing to learn the “job”, more reading, and developing drills for the company and the department.
One of the last blogs I wrote was the Chauffeur/Driver position of our Quint. …Continue
Added by Lou Comenale on February 9, 2015 at 1:26pm — No Comments