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Hose & Power Socket Karen Harasser Strikes 3 Days Before Veterans Day

Hose & Power Socket Karen Harasser Strikes 3 Days Before Veterans Day

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Added by Jonathan Michael Fruchter Brooks on November 30, 2022 at 1:07pm — No Comments

WEBINAR - Type II Building Construction & Commercial Sprinkler Systems

Tomorrow Night - Aug, 16th @ 1830hrs EDT
Webinar - "Building Construction & Sprinkler Systems," featuring Chief Mike…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on August 15, 2022 at 10:39am — No Comments

NEXT TUESDAY-AUG. 16TH - "Building Constuction & Sprinker Systems

#firefighting #firefighters #training #tactics #big_box #sprinkler_systems #FDC #risers #pumps #flow…

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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on August 8, 2022 at 9:15am — No Comments

Do You Know Why Building Types and Sprinkler Systems Are IMPORTANT?!?!?

The "fire service..." Those words excite many of us and/or, it scares others away. And that can encompass all manner of frightening thoughts, both in our hearts and minds! Our webinars are similar to the cartoons we…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on August 1, 2022 at 10:15am — No Comments

Learn About Building Types and Sprinkler Systems

We are just over 2 weeks away from our webinar with Chief Mike Terpak, who will discuss building types, especially Type II, common "big-box" stores and Capt. E.J. Henninger, who has been a sprinkler and fire prevention engineer for over 20 years!
 
And know, that when you purchase a ticket to our…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on July 29, 2022 at 9:30am — No Comments

Do You Know Why Building Types and Sprinkler Systems Are IMPORTANT?!?!?

Hey YOU! Do you know how a sprinkler system works? No! Not the one watering your grass! We're talking about a COMMERCIAL sprinkler system, like in an office or other commercial structure. Do you know how much water you need to feed from the FDC? Do you even know what an FDC is?!?!?

Do you know the difference between Type I, Type II or Type III buildings? Do you have "big-box" stores, like club markets, huge grocery stores, etc., in your district? Have you pre-planned them? Have you…

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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on July 25, 2022 at 11:25am — No Comments

WEBINAR - "Sprinklers and Type II Buildings"

Summertime!! Who doesn't? Of course, as firefighters, while there is vacation time, our duties and responsibilities cannot wane. We must make our shifts, respond on calls, etc.…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on July 20, 2022 at 10:33am — No Comments

What do YOU know about building construction types?

Do you know the difference in building types. i.e. Type I or Type II? Will the "type" change the way you will fight this fire? Have you pre-planned or visited these buildings?…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on July 16, 2022 at 1:53pm — No Comments

New Webinar - "Building Construction & Sprinkler Systems"

Your dream came true. You successfully graduated from the Academy and posted at the station you looked forward too. You like the job and its been three years, but sometimes it feels just like rote. You want more...more to…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on July 11, 2022 at 2:50pm — No Comments

What Do You Know About Buillding Construction Types & Sprinkler ystems?

Are you a firefighter, eager to learn more about building construction and how it affects our job? What do you know about sprinkler systems, risers, etc.?
Join us on August…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on July 8, 2022 at 10:09am — No Comments

WEBINAR TICKETS NOW ON SALE:

NOW ON SALE! Tickets for our upcoming webinar, "Building Construction & Sprinkler Systems," with Chief Mike Terpak and Capt. E.J. Henninger on August 16th at 6:30 PM ET
 
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on July 1, 2022 at 10:07am — No Comments

WEBINAR - "Sprinklers and Type II Buildings"

Tickets on sale at 12:01AM ET TONIGHT!!!
Look, most of us have some brand of "big-box" store, either in our district or nearby. Are you aware of at least two major fires at these type of stores in the last 18-24 months? Do you know what to do? Visited? Pre-plan?
This webinar is an excellent opportunity for you to learn what…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on June 30, 2022 at 9:30am — No Comments

WEBINAR - "Sprinklers and Type II Buildings"

Tickets On Sale Friday 7/1 at 12:01 AM ET
"Sprinklers & Buildings" Webinar
With Chief Mike Terpak and Capt. E.J.…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on June 27, 2022 at 5:48pm — No Comments

New Webinar - "Building Construction & Sprinkler Systems"

We are proud to announce our second webinar of 2022:
"Building Construction & Sprinkler Systems," on Tuesday, august 16th at 6:00 PM EDT.
 
Tickets go on sale on July 1st at 12:01 AM EDT, at $20 per ticket. Net proceeds with benefit the 5-Alarm Task Force…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on June 20, 2022 at 10:22am — No Comments

LAST CALL FOR TICKETS FOR WEBINAR!

FINAL CALL! Ticket sales end at 5:00 PM EDT TODAY!

Join us for our webinar this evening, "Fire Behavior & Reading Smoke," with Capt. Mike Daley and BC Andy Starnes. Tix are $20 at https://lBit.ly/Fire_and_Smoke. Net proceeds benefit first Responders.



This is your opportunity to learn from two of the best instructors in the country! You will listen, learn and observe. Then, please share…

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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on April 13, 2022 at 8:10am — No Comments

We're Just Two Days Away From the "FIRE BEHAVIOR & READING SMOKE" Webinar

Coming up this week on Wednesday April 13th at 6:30 PM EDT. Our webinar, "Fire Behavior & Reading Smoke," with Capt. Mike Daley & Battalion Chief Andy Starnes. Learn more...do better...share!…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on April 11, 2022 at 9:00am — 2 Comments

WEBINAR: "FIRE BEHAVIOR & READING SMOKE"

Our webinar is THIS Wednesday, April 13th at 6:30 PM EDT. Tickets are still available but we are quickly selling towards our limit!…
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on April 9, 2022 at 8:04am — No Comments

WEBINAR: "FIRE BEHAVIOR & READING SMOKE"

ONE WEEK FROM TODAY - WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13TH AT 6:30 PM EDT!
 
We present Capt. Mike Daley and Battalion Chief Andy Starnes, instructing at our webinar, "FIRE BEHAVIOR & READING SMOKE!"
 
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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on April 6, 2022 at 5:39am — No Comments

If you're a firefighter who always wants to learn and be at the top of your craft, this webinar is for you!

We present Lt. Mike Daley and Battalion Chief Andy Starnes who will discuss, "Fire Behavior & Reading Smoke." Both of these firefighters hold national renown for their teaching, instruction and live presentations.

Tickets are $20 and selling quickly. The net proceeds benefit the 5-Alarm Task Force Foundation account, from which we disburse funds to our Brothers and Sisters, and/or their families, in dire need.

To get your tickets,…

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Added by 5-Alarm Task Force Corp. on April 1, 2022 at 8:37am — 1 Comment

Hard-Wired vs. Wireless Fire Alarm Systems

When choosing a fire alarm system for your business, you need to consider whether a hard-wired or a wireless system will work better for you. There are advantages and disadvantages of each choice.

Hard-Wired Fire Alarms

Wired alarm systems are a great choice for new buildings where wires can be hidden inside of finished walls and ceilings. However, wired alarms may not be the best option for historical buildings where the wires cannot be hidden very easily…

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Added by Julie Heltunen on March 31, 2022 at 4:00pm — 1 Comment

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