Tactical Fire problem – Apartment Complex

This week the tactical fire problem is an apartment complex.

1.) What is your arrival C A N report?

2.) What challenges could these walls cause you and your operation?

3.) If there are no standpipes, what will e the length of the stretch you have to make to get to the fire apartment?

4.) What could the lighter colored smoke on the left indicate? What are those windows?

5.) As a guess only,how many apartments? How many people?

Tactical Fire Problem – Strip Mall

Use this week’s tactical problem for discussion.


1.) What does this type of occupancy present for challenges to YOUR department?

2.) What is the floor construction between floors? What do you think is the age of construction?

3.) Describe the actions of the first alarm response in your department.

4.) What is your ventilation strategy and tactics?

5.) What effect does the time of day have on this incident? It is daytime.