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PPV and PPA

Started this discussion. Last reply by captnjak Mar 25, 2013. 105 Replies

PPV and PPA

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PPV and PPA

I did an internet class yesterday at the fire station on PPA (positve pressure attac). I have been around the fire service for many years and alot of this class goes agianst everything I have learned over the years. I would love to implement what I learned but I would like to know if anybody is activly using PPA and how is it working for you.
Mar 25, 2013
captnjak replied to Scott's discussion PPV and PPA
"Also like the discussion. I see where staffing could be a major factor. I'm lucky enought o have sufficient staffing where I am. That's why I can afford to stress agressiveness so much. We can cover all areas of firefighting simultaneously…"
Mar 25, 2013
John Kriska replied to Scott's discussion PPV and PPA
"Chief, I don't advocate opening the roof to attain increased exhaust.  In my view, vertical ventilation should be reserved for those incidents that require that type of ventilation because it is a very time consuming operation. I…"
Mar 25, 2013
captnjak replied to Scott's discussion PPV and PPA
"Your reply seems to substantiate most of my reservations. Apparently, PPV/PPA is only to be used in a free-burning fire that is confined to one room which has very large windows. We appear to disagree on the time factor. I maintain that an agressive…"
Mar 25, 2013
John Kriska replied to Scott's discussion PPV and PPA
"Chief Murphy, thanks for your post and questions regarding the use of PPA.  I will address each of your points and give you my opinion: 1.  The 360 is in conjunction with your normal Size-Up procedures, one well known method is Laymans…"
Mar 25, 2013
captnjak replied to Scott's discussion PPV and PPA
"OK, I know I'm late to the party here but I've got to add my two cents. I've seen Chief Kriska's powerpoint and I've been to Chief Garcia's website. I've also read many an article and seen many a video. I have…"
Mar 25, 2013
Jesse J. Thompson replied to Scott's discussion PPV and PPA
"It is like any other tool in your tool box. There is a time and place for it. If you educate yourself with the PPA/PPV class from Kris Garcia, you will have the knowledge necessary to make the correct decision on use. We have applied it on occasion…"
Oct 29, 2012
Scott's discussion was featured

PPV and PPA

I did an internet class yesterday at the fire station on PPA (positve pressure attac). I have been around the fire service for many years and alot of this class goes agianst everything I have learned over the years. I would love to implement what I learned but I would like to know if anybody is activly using PPA and how is it working for you.
Oct 29, 2012

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Type of Organization
Fire/Rescue Department - Paid
Job Function
Firefighter / EMT-Basic
Years in Fire/EMS:
16 Years
Primary Fire/EMS Department:
NLR Fire department North Little Rock, Ar
Years With Department/Agency
9 years
Dept. Web Site:
http://www.nlrfd.com
Web Site:
http://www.sylvanhillsfire.org
Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Sherwood fire Department
My Training:
FF 1 and 2, Swift water Tech, Officer 1, EMT-B
About Me:
I started at the Sherwood Vol. fire department. I am unsure what caused me to start their but it was not long before I got bitten by the fire bug. In 1995 I changed departments and went to the Sylvan Hills Vol. department. In 1999 I was hired by the city of North Liitle Rock as a full time firefighter. The same year Sylvan Hills became a Combo department..
Relationship Status:
Married
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
To give back to the people that have given me so much over the years.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
The unknown

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At 2:56pm on December 20, 2007, Joel said…

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At 9:43pm on October 26, 2007, Mary Ellen Shea said…
Sorry to hear your Mom isn't doing well--
At 9:13pm on October 26, 2007, Mary Ellen Shea said…
If I weren't still working I'd be wee bit happier...and tomorrow is another work day (FASNY's Fall Conference in Albany--we're running a Hybrid Vehicle Hazards program in the a.m.) --but then Sunday is ALL MINE, the newspaper, the gym, then an afternoon of overdosing on football. :)
At 5:22pm on October 26, 2007, Firegal77 said…
Thanks! You too!
At 5:56pm on October 25, 2007, Rich said…
Hi Scott:
Welcome to the family of brothers and sisters. thanks for the add on. you be safe and have a great day
At 1:16am on October 25, 2007, Mary Ellen Shea said…
thanks for the add...or should I say harem?
At 2:23pm on October 24, 2007, Firegal77 said…
goodness!! are ya trying to see how many women FF's you can get in your friends?? LOL thanks for the add
At 1:30pm on October 24, 2007, Sassy said…
Hey Scott!!! Thought I would drop a line!!! Would love to get to know you! How long have you been married? I have been married for 5 years I have two beauiful children and two wonderful step daughters!!
At 10:10am on October 24, 2007, Brian said…
thanks fo the add dub
At 10:34pm on October 22, 2007, LadyChaplain said…
Thanks for the add! Stay safe and God Bless!
 
 
 

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