Discussion will include how fire department administration can create policies to efficiently integrate the ambulance crew into fireground operations, how to properly equip the ambulance for the tasks the crew could be expected to perform, and training the firefighters assigned to ambulances to properly prepare and maintain the proper mindset to be a valuable asset on the fireground.
This program uses a real-world approach to incorporate EMS care considerations in the extrication strategy and shows how most critical trauma encountered in vehicle collisions can be managed quickly and effectively by first responders.
At FDIC International 2020, join us for an aggressive hands-on training class, "Live Fire: Search and Extinguishment."
Be available to assist all personnel involved with the water delivery operations if the need it. Paul Shapiro on delivering the water.
The fire service is in the midst of changes. How do we, as instructors, lead this change? It starts with training officers and instructors thinking about how these changes will positively impact the safety of the world’s fire service.
This workshop is based on a three-year doctoral study on firefighter retention and offers participants research-based/proven strategies to reduce turnover and increase recruitment among all generations of volunteers.
It’s the little things that determine if an engine is great or good.
Share the experiences and mindsets of the department members as they prepared, planned, and anticipated before this tragic accident and in the aftermath of the tragedy--incident investigations; communications; personnel resiliency; and the effect on the families, departmental philosophy, and health and wellness.
The Women in Fire leadership conference will be co-located with FDIC International again in April 2020. Listen in as presenters discuss their classes.
Raw fire scene videos that start prior to the fire department's arrival or just as operations are beginning are viewed and then broken down at the strategic and tactical levels with emphasis on the first-due engine.