Fire Training Archives

 

To use these training guides in firehouse:

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1. Print out the newsletter. Copy for each firefighter.
2. Read the Newsletter.
3. Use bold print as key words for training presentation.
4. Use questions for discussion.
5. Use questions to test firefighters. 
 
Newsletters:

| Download PDF version June Newsletter " Falling Objects" |

| Download PDF version July Newsletter " Flashover" |

| Download PDF version August Newsletter " High-Rise Fires" |

| Download PDF version September Newsletter "ELEVATOR DANGERS" |

| Download PDF version October Newsletter "Guidelines for Stretching Hoseline at Structural Fires" |

| Download PDF version November Newsletter "Fireground Communications" |

| Download PDF version December Newsletter "Backdraft and flashover, what is the difference?" |

| Download PDF version January Newsletter "Collapse Search and Rescue Plan" |

| February's Newsletter "Terrorist's Bomb Explosions" |

| March's Newsletter "Advancing the Initial Attack Hoseline" |

| April's Newsletter "Structural Fire Spread" |

| May's Newsletter "Life-and-death Decisions" |

| June/July (2001) Newsletter "Brush and Woodland Fires" |

| Aug/Sept Newsletter "Masonry Wall Collapse" |

| Oct/Nov2001 Newsletter "Three Story Frame" |

| Jan-Feb-Mar 2002 Newsletter "Electricity" |

| April/June/2002 Newsletter "FIRE AND EXPLOSIONS" |

| July-Aug-Sept 2002 Newsletter "Fire Rekindle" |

| Oct-Nov-Dec 2002 Newsletter "Opposing Handlines" |

| Jan-Feb-Mar 2003 Newsletter "Evacuating People from Burning Buildings" |

| April-May-June 2003 Newsletter "TERRORIST'S BOMB SEARCHING" |

| July_Aug_Sept 2003 Newsletter "FIREFIGHTER'S CAUGHT AND TRAPPED" |

| Oct-Nov_Dec 2003 Newsletter "Search Above Fire" |

| JAN-FEB_Mar 2004 Newsletter "Cellar Fires" |

| Newsletter "Overhaul Operations 2nd Qtr. 2004" |

| Newsletter "Newsletter "Locating Fire 3rd Qtr. 2004" |

| Newsletter "Newsletter "Fire Escapes 4th Qtr. 2004" |

| Newsletter "Newsletter "Newsletter "Newsletter "Stair Fires 1st. Qtr. 2005" |

| Newsletter "Newsletter "Newsletter "50 Ways Firefighters Die 2nd Qtr. 2005" |

| Newsletter "Newsletter "Newsletter "50 Ways Firefighters Live 3rd Qtr. 2005"" |

| Newsletter "Newsletter "Front Wall Collapse 4th Qtr. 2005" |

Strategy & Tactics Challenge:

| August 2000 Strategy & Tactics Challenge " Private dwellings" |

| September 2000 Strategy & Tactics Challenge " Outside Fire Fighting" |

| October 2000 Strategy & Tactics Challenge " Taxpayer Fires" |

| November 2000 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "Row Frame (Multiple Dwelling) " |

| December 2000 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "Defensive Operations (Three story Wood frame ) " |

| January 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "New Law Tenement (Multiple Dwelling) " |

| February 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "High Rise Residence (Project) " |

| March 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "High-Rise Office Building" |

| April 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "Garden type apartment" |

| May 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "Cellar Fires" |

| June/July 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "Commercial Warehouse" |

| Aug/Sept 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge (mill) construction " Heavy Timber" |

| Oct/Nov 2001 Strategy & Tactics Challenge "Houses of Worship" |

Research Assignment:

| Research Assignment from textbook:"structural hierarchy" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"primary structural member" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"10 Precautionary safety actions" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"Six steps of the structural collapse search and rescue plan" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"Post fire analysis diagram of a fire is a row of stores" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"List 10 safety operating procedures used at a collapse search and rescue operation" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"State 12 Terrorist Prevention techniques the FDNY recommends" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"List ten causes of death and injury to firefighters advancing an attack hose line" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"List the five types of building construction" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"Define 1. a crawl space, 2. a basement, 3. a cellar ,4. a sub-cellar and 5. a parlor floor." |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"List five safety and survival fire ground procedures used by firefighters at brush and woodland fires" |

| Research Assignment from textbook:"List five construction defects of a parapet wall." |

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