Half the time my life looks a lot like “easily distracted.” When I was younger this was no big deal. There was less accountability and the stakes for losing track of time weren’t high. The weight of being distracted has shifted. Choices that used to carry little consequence now has the potential to
At 0100 hours, local fire companies are dispatched to a structure fire in the residential area of Anytown USA. On arrival, the company officer/incident commander (IC) conducts a size up and communicates an initial arrival report. Several moments later, a chief officer arrives on scene, conducts his/
Tell us about yourself and why you decided to join the fire service.
My name is Nathan Bachand and I am a Fire Captain and Training Officer for GlobalFoundires Fire Department, Fab 9 Emergency Response Team in Essex Jct. Vt, an industrial fire department with a broad range of skills including fire
Learning in fire and emergency medical services is related to the ability to process, store, retrieve, adapt, and utilize information and skills both in the training environment and in the field. As instructors we tend to default towards lecture, often supplemented with presentation software, such a
When ISFSI opened its doors in 1961, it was abundantly clear that the Society was built on a strong foundation fortified by the dedication and support of its members.
When ISFSI opened its doors in 1961, it was abundantly clear that the Society was built on a strong foundation fortified by the d