This week The Firefighter Training Podcast talks about operations at Vacant Buildings.
This week The Firefighter Training Podcast looks at instructional philosophy and asks the question are you using a script as an actor or a lesson plan as an instructor?
The ask the chief segment is about the old vs. the young in a fire department organization.
This week The Firefighter Training Podcast looks how street signs could apply to the fire service both tactically and from an administrative and leadership perspective.
This episode is a light hearted look with a serious message.
This week The Firefighter Training Podcast Revisits Garden Apartments in the series of looking at various occupancies.
I also encourage you to look at the firefighringtoday.com webpage and scroll down to see a presentation with visuals including a hostile fire event photograph of fire spread in these types of occupancies.
This episode is operational in content.
This week The Firefighter Training Podcast Discusses whether a mistake was made, or was there a conscious or subconscious decision to make an alternative choice.
This episode talks about fireground decisions but can also be easily adapted to leadership and in station activity as well.
This week on The Firefighter Training Podcast B/C John Cagno (Ret.) and I discuss five leadership books and how they can apply or relate to the fire service.
- The Leadership Challenge – James Kouzes and Barry Posner
- Leading At The Edge – Dennis Perkins
- Developing The Leader Within You – John Maxwell
- 360 degrees of Influence – Harrison Monarth
- Commanding Excellence – Gary Morton
This week the panel will discuss Hose Line Selection and to some degree line placement. Are we choosing the right size line for the right size fire?
You can watch us live and join in using the YOUTUBE Chat.
This week The Firefighter Training Podcast takes stock of US and creates a personal reflective inventory.
This is a shortened episode designed to take a look at what we contribute to the team, and what belonging to the team means to us.
This week The Firefighter Training Podcast looks at occupancies once again and talks about large renovated or retrofitted facilities that may have been manufacturing at one point and are now storage and or something else. The sheer size and square footage can easily overwhelm many department’s resources.
This is an operational episode.
The panel will discuss all aspects of recruit training. Are we teaching the right subjects? What topics are we teaching? How much practical versus classroom theory? Are we teaching values and culture? More importantly than all of that how can we make it better. The panel may also discuss effective methods for teaching certain topics.
Watch us here or watch live on YOUTUBE and join us in the Live Chat room to interact with the panel.
The show archives can also be viewed on Firefightingtoday.com.