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Engine Company Drills in Review

By Dan Curran on November 10, 2014

Engine Company Drills in Review

In this post we are going to review the six engine company drills, and discuss different scenarios where they can be used.

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Engine Company Drill #6: Portable Water Supply

By Dan Curran on November 03, 2014

Engine Company Drill #6: Portable Water Supply

Another installment in our Engine Company Drills series. In this training scenario, from NFPA 1410: Standard for Training for Initial Emergency Scene Operations, we show an engine deploys attack and backup lines while drafting from a portable water supply. A water supply apparatus is responsible for maintaining water supply for 30 minutes of fire attack.

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Engine Company Drill #5: Drafting with Two Engines

By Dan Curran on October 27, 2014

Engine Company Drill #5: Drafting with Two Engines

Another installment in our Engine Company Drills series. In this training scenario, from NFPA 1410: Standard for Training for Initial Emergency Scene Operations, we show a scenario where an engine will make initial fire attack while a second engine drafts from a pond.

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Engine Company Drill #4: The Gated Wye

By Dan Curran on October 20, 2014

Engine Company Drill #4: The Gated Wye

Another installment in our Engine Company Drills series. In this training scenario, from NFPA 1410: Standard for Training for Initial Emergency Scene Operations, we show a scenario where a single engine deploys a gated wye with an attack line and a backup line run from the wye.

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Engine Company Drill #3: Two Engines, Two Hydrants

By Dan Curran on September 29, 2014

Engine Company Drill #3: Two Engines, Two Hydrants

The third article in our Engine Company Drills series. In this training scenario, from NFPA 1410: Standard for Training for Initial Emergency Scene Operations, we show a scenario where two engines must secure two different water sources for fire attack.

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