Engine, Truck and Command Operations With Light Staffing – La Grande, OR

EASTERN OREGON FIRE SCHOOL Engine, Truck and Command Operations With Light Staffing Hosted by the District 13 Training Association At the La Grande Fire Department 806 Cove Ave. La Grande, OR October 12-13, 2019 at 8:30AM to 4:00 PM We all struggle with challenges that look like huge mountains. Light staffed fire ground operations are Read more about Engine, Truck and Command Operations With Light Staffing – La Grande, OR[…]

McMansions: Fires In Large Square Footage Residential Structures – Terre Haute, IN

McMansions: Fires In Large Square Foootage Residential Structures Hosted by the Honey Creek Fire Department 6553 S. Carlisle St. Terre Haute, IN May 17, 2019 8:30 – 4:00 PM The Program McMansions are large residential homes often starting at 6000 square feet. Because of their big footprint most often they are found with accompanying long Read more about McMansions: Fires In Large Square Footage Residential Structures – Terre Haute, IN[…]

Squads – Woodruff, SC

SQUADS Hosted by the Woodruff Fire Department 231 East Hayne Street Woodruff SC May 4 and 5, 2019 8:30AM – 4:00Pm daily In many areas of the country fire departments are running “squad” companies.  A squad company may respond in a first due area as an engine company, however, outside of the first due it Read more about Squads – Woodruff, SC[…]

Hoarders: A First Responder’s Nightmare – Mankato, MN

Minnesota State Fire Department Association 144th Annual Conference and Fire School Hoarders: A First Responder’s Nightmare – Mankato, MN 1 Civic Plaza Mankato, MN Friday, April 26, 2019 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM They live among us. Compulsive hoarders. A compulsive hoarder collects and keeps a lot of items, even things that  appear  useless  or  Read more about Hoarders: A First Responder’s Nightmare – Mankato, MN[…]

Engine, Truck and Command Operations With Light Staffing – Hinckley, OH

Engine, Truck and Command Operations with Light Staffing At the Hinckley Fire Department 1616 Ridge Road Hinckley, OH April 6-7, 2019 at 8:30 AM We all struggle with challenges that look like unscalable mountains. Light staffed fireground operations are no different. The good news is that there are strategies that can work to improve efficiency Read more about Engine, Truck and Command Operations With Light Staffing – Hinckley, OH[…]

Fast Food Restaurant Fires: Strategy and Tactics Sheboygan, WI

A one day program: March 30, 2019! Fast food restaurants. They are everywhere. Millions of people patronize them daily. Sometimes they burn. Often these structures are made of lightweight building materials and can have heavy loads on the roof top. While some blazes occur during the height of normal business hours, more often, fire seems Read more about Fast Food Restaurant Fires: Strategy and Tactics Sheboygan, WI[…]