Advanced Ground Ladder Practices

  
Advanced Ground Ladder Practices  

Format of Program: Class presented as lecture (on-line coming soon). No Hands On Program.

Program Length:  Didactic 5 Hours 30 Minutes    Prices: Contact us for pricing details

Program description:

Upon completion of this program the student shall be able to:
  
  • Understand  and use Ground ladder tactics 
  • Ground Ladder Terminology 
  • Ladder Types
  • Ladder Construction, Maintenance and Service Testing
  • Safety Factors
  • Ground Ladders Carries
  • One Firefighter
  • One-Firefighter:Low-Shoulder Carry
  • One-Firefighter: High-Shoulder Carry
  • One-Firefighter: Arm’s Length Carry
  • Two firefighterT
  • Two-Firefighter: Low-Shoulder Carry
  • Two-Firefighter: Hip/Underarm Carry
  • Two-Firefighter: Arm’s Length Carry
  • Three firefighter
  • flat-shoulder method
  • flat-arm’s length method
  • low-shoulder method
  • Arm’s length on-edge method
  • Four Firefighter
  • flat-arm’s length method
  • flat shoulder method
  • low-shoulder method
  • arm’s length on-edge method.
  • Ladder Carry with Tools
  • Ladder carry with tools
  • Tools in hand and on ladder
  • Ladder drag with tools
  • Tools on ladder
  • Two Firefighters
  • Ladder Carry with Tools
  • Tools on Ladder
  • Three to Four Firefighters
  • Ladder Carry with Tools
  • Tools on ladder and in hand
  • Raising Ground Ladders
  • Ladder Placement
  • Working Rules
  • Flat Raise
  • One-Firefighter: Single Ladder Raise (Ladder Slam)
  • One-Firefighter: Extension Ladder Raise
  • Secure halyard knot
  • Two-Firefighter: Flat Raise
  • Three-Firefighter: Flat Raise
  • Beam Raise
  • Two-Firefighter: Beam Raise
  • Moving a Raised ladder
  • Ladder Pivot/Roll: One-Firefighter Method
  • Ladder Pivot: Two-Firefighter
  • One-Firefighter Ladder Shift
  • Tying Halyard: Clove Hitch Method
  • Tying Halyard: Bangor Knot Method
  • Applying a leg lock on a ground ladder
  • Ground Ladder Tactical Operations
  • Rescue Operations
  • Ladder Position
  • Moving Victims down a ground ladder
  • Conscious Victim from a Window
  • Unconscious Victim from a Window
  • Unconscious or Child or small adult from a Window
  • Rescue of a Large Adult from a window
  • Hydraulic Ventilation
  • Ladder Ventilation
  • Rescue from a ladder with Vent Enter Search (VES) 
  • Fire attack
  • Position for Unmanned Fire streams
  • Residential Roof Access
  • Commercial Roof Access

   Hands On 8 Hours

  • Hands On Evolutions of all apsects of the subject matter above.