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Brent Adams
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Brent Adams joined Mike Gagliano's group

This House Rocks!

Captain Mike Dugan (FDNY) and Captain Mike Gagliano (Seattle Fire) are having a blast talking with other firefighters are about making their firehouse great... A place everyone wants to work.See More
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Scott Thompson's group


A resource for Company Officers to assist with the delivery of company level training.See More
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Frank Viscuso's group

Step Up and LEAD

This group is a place for leaders in todays fire service to come and discuss "all things leadership"See More
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Chuck Fager's group

Forcible Entry/ Forcible Exit!

All things under the heading Forcible entry/ exit. Tools, methods (which are most effective in your area?) , locks, bars, gates, enclosures (What's new on the buildings?), Bolt patterns on commercial occupancy rear doors, Tips and tricks!
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined John O'Connell's group

Structural Collapse Rescue

discuss issues, incidents, causes and prevention of Structural collapse in rescue operations
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Chief Anthony Kelleher's group

"Outside The Box" Engine Company Operations

Engine Company work is often viewed as easy or not as fulfilling as "Truck Company work". This is absolutely not the case and some very "high speed" Engine Companies go to work everyday in very tough and arduous environments. They are only successful by relying on their relentless training, personal experiences and hunger to progress in the engine world.This group is geared toward Engine Company tactics that use "outside the box" thinking to accomplish. Its purpose is to exchange information…See More
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Art Bloomer's group

Technical Rescue

Does your department have technical rescue capabilities? What kind of problems are you facing in regards to staffing, training and equipment? If you have any gadgets or special techniques, this is the place to share them.
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Brent Sanger's group

Firehouse Kitchen

We spend a lot of time at the firehouse. We train there, we sleep there, and we eat there. Because of that, there are many incredible firehouse cooks out there. Share your recipes with us. This is also a place to discuss nutrition in the firehouse.
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Christopher A. Barry, Sr.'s group

Truck Company Operations

A place to discuss any and all things related to Truck Company Operations on the fireground.
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams joined Rick Lasky's group

“Pride and Ownership”

What are you and your department doing to get your firefighters to take ownership?Grab a cup of coffee and let’s visit!…and don’t forget to check out our Pride and Ownership show on Fire Engineering Radio.See More
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams updated their profile
Nov 16, 2014
Brent Adams is now a member of Fire Engineering Training Community
Nov 16, 2014

Profile Information

Lives in:
City of Rutland Fire Department
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Leadership, Training, Equipment
Professional Qualifications:
Firefighter II, Instructor I, AS Fire Science, Swiftwater Technician Advanced / Boat Operator, Confined Space Technician, Rope Rescue Technician, Structural Collapse Ops, Heavy Machinery / Vehicle rescue Technician,Haz Mat Ops
Areas of expertise:
Firefighting, Forcible Entry, Rapid Intervention / Assitance Teams, Swiftwater Rescue, Technicial Rescue
Call Firefighter City of Rutland Fire Dept. 2001 - 2003
Call Firefighter / Student Laconia, NH Fire Dept. 2002 - 2004
Firefighter City of Rutland Fire Dept. 2004 - Present
Member of VT Task Force 1 / SUSAR - 2008 - Present

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