Fighting Fires in Garden Apartments

    
Fighting FIres In Garden Apartments 

Format of Program: Class presented as lecture (on-line coming soon). Hands On Program as well.
Program Length:  Didactic 4 Hours 50 Minutes    Prices: Contact us for pricing details

Program description:

Upon completion of this program the student shall be able to:
  
  • Garden Apartment Characteristics
  • GARDEN APARTMENT CONSTRUCTION
  • Ordinary Construction (Early Construction 1940s to 1950s)
  • Roofs and Attics (Ordinary)
  • Walls (Ordinary)
  • Insulation (Ordinary)
  • Firewalls (Ordinary)
  • Floors (Ordinary)
  • Basements (Ordinary)
  • Windows and Balconies (Ordinary)
  • Doors and Means of Egress (Ordinary)
  • Stairs and Stairwells (Ordinary)
  • Chimneys (Ordinary)
  • Garages (Ordinary)
  • Fire Protection Systems (Ordinary)
  • Ordinary,Wood Frame ,and Lightweight Wood Frame Construction
  • Roofs and Attics (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Walls (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Insulation (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Firewalls (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Floors (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Basements (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Windows and Balconies (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Doors (Frame/Light Frame
  • Stairs (Frame/Light Frame)
  • HVAC (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Chimneys (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Garages (Frame/Light Frame)
  • Fire Protection Systems (Frame/Light Frame)
  • HAZARDS IN GARDEN APARTMENTS
  • Life Hazards
  • Fire Spread
  • Natural Gas
  • Collapse
  • Renovations/Alterations
  • FIRE OPERATIONS
  • Strategic Factors
  • General Tactics
  • Resources
  • Apparatus Positioning for Fires in Garden Apartments
  • ENGINE COMPANY TACTICS
  • First-due Engine
  • On-Scene Report
  • Size-Up
  • Situation Report
  • Initial Line
  • Second-due Engine
  • Second Line
  • Third-due Engine
  • Line Above the Fire
  • Fourth-due Engine
  • Greater Alarm Engines
  • Exposure Lines
  • Basement Fires
  • Garage Fires
  • Attic Fires
  • Additional Fire Attack Considerations
  • TRUCK AND RESCUE COMPANY OPERATIONS
  • First-due Truck Company
  • Second-due Truck Company
  • Rescue Company
  • Forcible Entry
  • Ventilation
  • Locating the Fire
  • Ladder Deployment
  • Basement Fires (Truck/Rescue)
  • Garage Fires (Truck/Rescue)
  • Attic Fires (Truck/Rescue)
  • Additional Truck and Rescue Company Considerations

  • Hands On 8 Hours

  • Evolutions to enhance the knowledge base and to master the skilss of fighting fires on Garden Apartments.