Man vs Machine | Firefighting Rescue | Firefighter First Aid Training

In this man vs machine demonstration, Soda City Training instructor, Patrick McKiernan shares valuable insights on firefighting rescue techniques during an HVAC emergency. Using an inspection camera and a cut-off saw for precise and safe removal of a trapped hand, careful assessment and damage prevention can be achieved. This training is ideal for those seeking knowledge in firefighting rescue and …

Meat Grinder Accident | Disentanglement | Man vs Machine

In this real-life man vs machine scenario, Soda City Training instructor, Mike Noreck addresses situations involving small entrapments, such as small appliances and meat grinders, emphasizing the risk to fingers and hands, advising on allowing individuals control over their pain management with water intake, and suggesting the possibility of EMS intervention for pain relief during disassembly or disentanglement. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: …

Man VS Machine | Tools of the Trade Part 2 of 3 | Firefighter Tools and Equipment

In this training video, instructor Mike Pfeiffer discusses his preference for compact saws in small or confined spaces, the use of a step bit for making inspection holes, and recommendations for tools like wide variety blades and standard drills to handle devices potentially placed by protesters, emphasizing the need for careful and effective measures in their line of work. VIDEO …

Tools of the Trade Part 1 of 3 | Firefighter Tools and Equipment

In this training video, instructor Mike Pfeiffer discusses his preference for small and compact tools, his careful approach to preserving machines in emergency situations, and his choice of a rigid inspection camera for its close-up capabilities and screen quality. Here is the transcript: VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: I’m going to preach Milwaukee, ok. But the reason I preach Milwaukee is more there’s …

EV Battery Fire Vehicle B Post Wrap | Firefighter Training

This electric vehicle fire training teaches firefighters how to properly and safely use chains to tip vehicles on their side during ev battery fires. Next Level Extrication instructor, Paul Shoemaker takes firefighters through step-by-step instructions on a B-post wrap technique. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Now let’s talk about the B-post wrap. So just grab a good handful of chain and just walk …

EV Battery Fire Fulcrum Point | Firefighter Training

This electric vehicle fire training teaches firefighters how to properly and safely use Rescue 42 Shark™ Step Chocks to create a fulcrum point to tip vehicles on their side. Next Level Extrication instructor, Paul Shoemaker takes firefighters through step-by-step instructions on this ev car fire technique. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: In weight distribution, where’s the main part of the weight? It’s all …

EV Battery Fire Hydraulic Spreaders Lift | Firefighter Training

This electric vehicle fire training teaches firefighters how to properly and safely use hydraulic spreaders to lift vehicles in an car fire and vehicle extrication scenario. Next Level Extrication instructor, Paul Shoemaker takes firefighters through step-by-step instructions on this ev car fire technique. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Now with the spreader, as we start to go up with our lateral load, the …

EV Battery Fire Vehicle Removal | Firefighter Training

This electric vehicle fire training teaches firefighters how to properly and safely use chains to tow vehicles away during electrical vehicle battery fires. Next Level Extrication instructor, Paul Shoemaker takes firefighters through step-by-step instructions on this EV car fire technique. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Now let’s talk about the chains. Using it to pull out the A post, like that, and pulling …