Fire Hose Advancement Techniques | Doubling Back Tip

This structure fire training Lead-Stretch-Advance instructor, Leo Meli provides fire hose handling technique training. Firefighters train on proper fire hose advancement, where they learn the tip of doubling back with the fire hose. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: When you’re coming up on an objective, pull past, you know we always talk about going wide around our corners, if we pull past to …

Fire Hose Deployment within a Condensed Space Training

In this structure fire training video provides fire hose management training. Lead-Stretch-Advance instructors Tyler Capron and Leo Meli teach firefighters efficient fire hose deployment within a condensed space. Proper fire hose management and deployment results in quicker fire suppression. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Tyler Capron: Again as that first-in officer, I’m going to be doing some recon right. I want to get …

Hoses over Ladders | Fire Hose Handoff on Ladder Training

This firefighter training video provides fire hose management training. Lead-Stretch-Advance Instructor Leo Meli teaches firefighters how to efficiently handoff fire hose while being on a firefighter ground ladder. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Everything’s blown out from the second floor apartment. So we’re going to utilize the adjacent apartment. Ladder goes out. The biggest thing to think about is we want to send …

Firefighter Ground Ladder Training | Two Man Deployment

This structure fire training teaches firefighters how to safely deploy ground ladders in a two-man team. Proper firefighter ladder deployment results in quicker fire suppression and victim rescue. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: When you’re going up, at some point your foot is going to move and that ladder is going to slide. So, whether you’re raising it or lowering it, put your …

Firefighter Ground Ladder Maintenance Tip

This firefighter training video provides firefighter ladder maintenance training. Firefighters learn how to replace the butt spur of a ground ladder. Proper firefighter ladder maintenance extends the life of the ladder and makes deployment easier. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: So, if you ever notice when you go to throw a roof ladder or a 24 sometimes they will skip. Alright, why do …

Firefighter Ground Ladder Training | One Man Deployment

This structure fire training teaches firefighters how to safely deploy ground ladders by themsleves. Proper firefighter ladder deployment results in quicker fire suppression and victim rescue. Below is the transcription of this firefighter training video: VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: This allows me to position in the spot where I can see and if I’m a little bit heavier on my back foot …

Carrying Tools on an Aerial Truck Ladder

Magic City Truck Academy, LLC instructor William Knight teaches firefighters how to climb aerial fire truck ladders while carrying tools, resulting in safer fire truck ladder operations. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: Ladders, straddle the rails really easy. Hooks straddle the rails, really easy, long stuff sits right on top of the rails. And you can either hold the rails and the tool, …

Firefighter Ground Ladder Toss Training | Spot, Dig, Throw, and Ride

This structure fire training teaches firefighters how to carry and toss ladders using the concept of balance point. Firefighters learn how to properly carry and toss ground ladders while also learning tips like adding a Halligan to move the balance point. Proper firefighter ladder tossing technique results in quicker fire suppression and victim rescue. VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: It’s roof ladders. How …

Single Person Alley Toss | Firefighter Ground Ladder Training

This firefighter training idea provides firefighter ladder training. Firefighters learn how to safely operate ground ladders within an alleyway, resulting in quicker fire suppression and victim rescue. Below is the transcription of this firefighter training video: VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: At this station we’re going to go over an alley toss, a single person alley toss. High shoulder, remember with the 24 …

Over and Under Ladder Toss | Firefighter Ground Ladder Training

This structure fire training teaches firefighters how to safely maneuver ground ladders over and under obstacles. Proper firefighter ladder maneuvering technique results in quicker fire suppression and victim rescue. Below is the transcription of this firefighter training video: VIDEO TRANSCRIPTION: This station we’re going to go over how to do an over and under. So we’re going to say this …