Evolution, Not Revolution: Urban Fire Dynamics Boot Camp
Certain aspects of the job were drilled into us in probie school and then reinforced throughout our early years by the senior members. Using the Underwriters Laboratories studies, learn whether some of these myths were correct or why they were correct at the time but now have changed. Examine fires from the Fire Department of New York in which certain things were dome that almost resulted in a firefighter fatality. Topics include control the access door, coordinate attack with vertical ventilation, smoke is fuel, cool as you advance, apply water from the best position, isolate fire, fire flows, and lightweight materials and their effect on fireground.