BMSC Tactical Nuggets

 

Escambia County Fire Rescue

Beyond Minimum Standards Class 2016image

List of Tips Learned.
1. Trianing is MY responsibility!
2. Water the Grass
3. See Something, Say Something
4. 45 degrees
5. Nozzle Reach
6. Stream Reach
7. Hose clamp is NOT an option
8. Kitty is NOT an option
9. Experience Matters
10. Black=contents, Brown=structural
11. Yellow smoke oxygen deprived
12. BAG – been, at, going
13. Slow is smooth, smooth is fast
14. Don’t over look the obvious
15. Vent after water application
16. “Little Drops of Water”
17. Water Mapping
18. Wear your seat belt
19. Wear your PPE
20. Ear flap down ALWAYS!
21. Close doors stop spread
22. 1000 bees
23. DON’T EVER KICK THE HOSECLAMP!!!!
24. Residential=Fire behavior LODD
25. Commercial=bulding LODD
26. Forcible Entry try before you pry, don’t overlook the obvious, maintain the integrity of the door, use the door the occupants use, know what’s behind the door​
27. Water on the Fire
28. IT’S WORTH THE RISK
29. Water on smoke
30. 4 ups-Listen up, clean up, step up, shut up
31. Flow Path
32. Smaller room faster flash
33. Properly dress for the party
34. TWO hands TWO tools
35. Locate, Confine, Extinguish
36. Water=Weight
37. OPEN THE NOZZLE
38. First due “6 minutes to bingo”
39. Two lines in, one line out
40. Windows start high finish low
41. MAYDAY, MAYDAY, MAYDAY
42. Who, W