Knowledge and proficiencies related to building construction are formulative to all strategic, tactical and task level assignments.
Without understanding the building-occupancy relationships and integrating; construction, the compartment, occupancy risk, fire dynamics and fire behavior, fluid situational awareness and risk analysis, the art and science of aggressive and smart firefighting with well-informed incident command management, company level supervision and task level competencies; You are derelict and negligent and “not “everyone may be going home”.
What do you think? Where do you fit in?
New Strategic Thinking for Today’s Evolving Fireground and Challenges…..
Also on CommandSafety …
- Building Construction for Today’s Fire Service – December 21, 2012
- Taking it the Streets: Reading the Building – March 7, 2013
- Training Programs for Today’s Evolving Fireground Series for 2013 – November 9, 2012
- The New Rules of Combat Fire Engagement: Random Thoughts – February 15, 2012