​Breaking Down Truck Company Operations

Breaking Down Truck Company Operations
 
Format of Program: Class presented as lecture (on-line coming soon). Hands On Program as well .

Program Length:  Didactic 14 Hours 30 Minutes    Prices: Contact us for pricing details

Program description:

Upon completion of this program the student shall be able to understand and describe:
  

  • Truck Company Responsibilities Fire Spread
  • Truck Company Operations
  • Truck Company Tools
  • Truck Company Personnel
  • Truck Company Coverage / Response
  • Truck Company Apparatus Positioning
  • Rescue
  • The Chronology of Rescue Operations
  • Rescue Considerations
  • Search
  • The Basic Benefits of Ventilation
  • The Basic Principles of Ventilation
  • The Use of Natural Openings in Ventilation
  • Cutting Through Roofs as Part of Ventilation
  • Forced Ventilation
  • Coordinated Fire Attack
  • One- and Two-Story Dwellings
  • Multiple Use Residential and Business Buildings
  • Shopping Centers, Row Stores, and Other One- Story Buildings
  • Basement Fires in Large Structures
  • Fire-Resistant Structures
  • Using Elevators to Approach the Fire Floor Smoldering Fires
  • Interior Fire Extension
  • Exterior Exposures
  • Forcible Entry Pre-incident Planning
  • Forcible Entry Size-up
  • Forcible Entry Tools
  • Forcible Entry Through Windows
  • Forcible Entry Through Doorways
  • Forcible Entry Through Walls
  • NFPA 1901, Standard for Automotive Fire Apparatus
  • Safety Considerations in Aerial Operations
  • Aerial Apparatus Positioning
  • Aerial Rescue
  • Ventilation in Aerial Operations
  • Using Hose in Aerial Operations
  • Basic Ladder Safety Information
  • Types of Ground Ladders
  • Ground Ladder Operations
  • Rescue Using Ground Ladders
  • Ventilation Using Ground Ladders
  • Advancing Hoselines from Ground Ladders
  • Positioning Firefighting Streams from Ground Ladders
  • Other Ladder Issues
  • Water and Property Conservation
  • Protecting Building Contents R
  • emoving Water from Buildings
  • Smoke and Property Conservation
  • Elevated Stream Basics
  • Providing a Water Supply
  • Elevated Streams for Fire Attack
  • Elevated Streams for Exposure Coverage
  • Elevated Hose Lines
  • Pre-incident Planning for Utility Control
  • Forced Air Systems
  • Heating Units and Fuels
  • Electric Service
  • Water Pipes
  • Pre-inspection and Overhaul
  • Personnel and Overhaul
  • Considerations when Performing Overhaul
  • Areas of Possible Rekindling
  • Chemicals and Other Hazards in Overhaul
  • Searching for the Cause of the Fire
  • Restoration and Protection of Property in Overhaul                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Hands On 8 hours

  • Practical evolutions to enhance the knowledge base and to master the skills from above subject matter.