Building Construction Types – Westfield, IN

Building Construction Types: Strategy and Tactics Hosted by the Westfield Fire Department 17535 Dartown Road Westfield, IN April 2-3, 2019 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM This program will introduce students to features and firefighting operations in the five types of building construction. It will consist of classroom sessions focusing on building construction, fire behavior considerations, and firefighting strategies Read more about Building Construction Types – Westfield, IN[…]

Engine Company Operations in Large Structures – Hughestown, PA

Engine Company Operations In Large Structures Hosted by the Hughestown Fire Department 30 Center Street in Hughestown, PA Friday, November 9, 2018 starting at 6:30 PM Saturday, November 10, 2018 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM About the  program:   This program will delve into the roles and responsibilities of engine companies when faced with fire Read more about Engine Company Operations in Large Structures – Hughestown, PA[…]

Dwelling Fires: Bread and Butter Operations

Dwelling Fires: Bread and Butter Operations Merely based on the number of single family dwellings fires, most fire departments consider them as their “bread and butter” operations. Often under 2500 square feet, one or two stories, fires can be far from routine! Stretching a line, forcing your way in, getting a primary search underway, venting, Read more about Dwelling Fires: Bread and Butter Operations[…]