"I am in somewhat the same situation, I am one of just a couple guys that work in town. I have worked at two shops in town and I worked out an agreement in advance with both employers. I only leave for major calls (structure fires, mva,…"
"I usually do an inspection/donning exercise and then set up some sort of maze/challenge course. They will go through the maze on air with their mask blacked out. I normally have at least one obstacle that requires them to remove their…"
"We always find it difficult to effect actual pump triaining. We do complete pump training in classroom but when it comes to hands on training and doing it safely it requires manpower to man the nozzle and large volumes of water. The…"
"Yes they can, however you would also have to do something with the pattern wire. Usually they require a momentary ground to change the flash pattern. With all the other lighting you might be planning I would acquire a good switch box with 5 or 6…"
"we have not tried this as of yet as we only have one pumper,but looking forward to trying it in a mutual aid scenario,when i was taking my firefighter 1 trainer course the one instructor had his three fire departments converge at the training ground…"
"remember charge lines to 90% of what hose was tested to. if LDH was tested to 200psi then you should not charge LDH to no more then 180 psi.
largest capacity pumper at water source.
don't let intake pressure drop below 20psi
if a line…"
"basically the only way to train is the way you are going to do it in a real situation. But you could try to simulate hose failures between trucks or from the water source. Could even throw in a pump failure situation.
Alot of it depends on how many…"
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