Advanced Forcible Entry

Advanced Forcible Entry
 
Format of Program: Class presented as lecture (on-line coming soon). Hands On Program as well.

Program Length:  Didactic 4 Hours 45 Minutes    Prices: Contact us for pricing details


The course meets the requirements of NFPA® 1001 for Firefighter I.

Program description:

Upon completion of this program the student shall be able to:
  
  
  • Forcible Entry History
  • The Beginning
  • Responsibility
  • Tools
  • Conventional Tools
  • Thru-the-Lock Tools
  • Hydraulic Tools
  • External Lock Tools
  • Power Tools
  • Specialty Tools
  • Modified Tools
  • Types of Locks
  • Key-in-the-Knob Lock
  • Tubular Lock
  • Rim Lock
  • Mortise Lock
  • Magnetic Lock
  • Types of Doors
  • Wood and Glass Panel Door
  • Wood Door
  • Metal Door
  • Multi-Lock Door
  • Tempered Glass Door
  • Aluminum Frame Glass Door
  • Replacement Door
  • Sliding Doors
  • Pocket Doors
  • Additional Security Devices
  • Sliding Bolt
  • Static Bar
  • Angle Iron
  • Cylinder Guards
  • Home-Made Locking Devices
  • Lock Box
  • Conventional Forcible Entry
  • Entry Size-Up
  • Steps for Forcing a Door
  • Striking the Halligan Tool
  • Alternate Methods to “GAP” a Door                                 
  • Halligan Tool Gets Stuck In a Door
  • Drive The Lock Off the Door
  • Angle Iron
  • Narrow Hallway / Recessed Door /  Tight Spaces
  • Outward Opening Door
  • Difficulty Gaining a Purchase
  • Metal Strip On the Edge of Door
  • Hydraulic Forcible Entry Tools
  • Steps For Forcing a Door
  • Alternative Methods of Forcing a Door
  • Angle Iron On Door
  • Magnetic Lock
  • Multi-Lock Door
  • Hinges
  • Types of Hinges
  • Forcing Hinges
  • Batter the Door
  • Standard Hinge
  • Self-Closing Hinge
  • Pin Hinge
  • Chocking the Door
  • Thru-the-Lock Entry
  • Size-Up
  • Key-in-the-Knob Lock
  • Outward Swinging Door
  • Tubular Lock
  • Rim Locks
  • Forcing a Rim Lock
  • Special Type Rim Locks
  • Forcing Special Rim Locks
  • Mortise Locks
  • Forcing a Mortise Lock Entry
  • Pivoting Dead Bolt
  • Forcing the Pivoting Dead Bolt
  • Padlocks
  • Categories of Padlocks
  • Padlock Size-Up
  • Light Duty Padlocks
  • Heavy Duty Padlocks
  • Special Padlocks
  • Gate Locks
  • Associated Hardware
  • Power Tool Procedures for Forcing Padlocks
  • Other Tools for Forcing Padlocks
  • Roll-Down Security Gates
  • Fire Ground Problems
  • Types of Gates
  • Sliding Scissor Gate
  • Manual Roll-Down Gate
  • Mechanical Roll-Down Gate
  • Electric Roll-Down Gate
  • Open Grill/Designer Gate
  • Locking Devices
  • Cutting the Roll-Down
  • Additional Locks/Shields
  • Miscellaneous Security Problems
  • Window Bars
  • Window Gates
  • Iron Gates
  • Child Guard Gates
  • Window/Door Barriers  (HUD Windows/Doors)
  • Plywood Covering Window/Door
  • Warehousing
  • Sidewalk Cellar Doors
  • Bulkhead Doors
  • Tips and Techniques
  • The Halligan Tool
  • The Axe
  • Modifying the Halligan Hook
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   Hands On 8 Hours

  • Evolutions that enahnce the students Knowkedge base and allow the time to master the skills laid out in this program