Kalamazoo County Fire Chief’s Association Training Committee proudly Hosts John Salka (Battalion Chief FDNY)
January 9, 2010 – Firefighter/Company Officer Seminar – Battle Ready Firefighters, Fireground Orientation and Private Dwellings.
January 10, 2010 – Company Officer/Chief Officer Seminar – Leadership Lessons from FDNY, Chief Officer Professional Development Program and Fireground Leadership.
- Seminars are 8-5 at Kalamazoo Valley Community College
- Auditorium. $60 each day or $100 for both days with lunch provided.
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RAFT to Host Multiple Training Courses
The Regional Alliance for Fire Fighter Training is hosting two separate programs for firefighters, instructors, and company officer.
PRIVATE DWELLING FIRES
Featuring Vincent Dunn (FDNY, ret.)
This full day training program examines, in detail, offensive and defensive firefighting strategy and tactics for the seven different occupancies listed below. Size-up, hose line positioning, aerial & ground ladder placement, interior & exterior fire spread problems, ventilation principles, search and rescue techniques, collapse-explosion-flashover dangers; and most important – safety and survival on the fireground will be studied.
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