TACTICAL HOSE ADVANCE AND RETREAT
Firefighters constantly train on advancing a hose line into a building. But we do not train enough on withdrawing when the scene becomes unstable. Do you and your crew know how to get out quickly and safely? Watch as we illustrate best practices of effectively maneuvering a hose line into and out of a structure.
FIRE CAPTAIN ACADEMY – “FIRST DAY – FIRST IN READY”
In December 2014, Training Services launched its inaugural Fire Captain Academy to prepare newly promoted fire captains to be “First Day – First In Ready” to command emergency incidents and effectively lead their personnel. Addressing key concepts in the areas of Leadership, Management, Emergency Medical Services, and Emergency Operations, the FCA gives our first line officers the right tools to succeed in their new roles. In this video, graduates of FCA Class 1 share their thoughts on this innovative course.
EBOLA SAFETY RESOURCES
LACoFD continues to implement the safest best practices possible to respond to Ebola incidents. Click here for more information on LACoFD’s Ebola preparedness and safety procedures.