Gallons Per Second, It’s Worth the Risk, Elsa-Edcouch TX, Chief Curt Isakson, CF Tactics

Battalion Chief Curt Isakson, County Fire Tactics, Pensacola Florida The Elsa Fire Department will be featuring Battalion Chief Curt Isakson, of County Fire Tactics (CF Tactics, CFT), on April 21st, 2021, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm CDT, in neighboring Edcouch Texas.

Chief Isakson will deliver a one-day seminar featuring two programs, “Gallons Per Second”, and “It’s Worth the Risk”. The seminar venue will be the Edcouch-Elsa Fine Arts Center Auditorium This very passionate and in-your-face presentation is about recapturing the primary mission of the fire service.

The host has indicated the cost of your attendance at this seminar can be reimbursed through HB 2604 if you meet specific eligibility requirements. HB2604 is also known as the Texas Rural Volunteer Fire Department Assistance Programs.

Click here to learn more about Chief Curt Isakson by reading his speaker biography.

Contact Assistant Chief Joseph Martinez of the Elsa Fire Department utilizing the information on the seminar flyer for additional details. Click here to register and attend CF Tactics programs, Gallons Per Second, and It’s Worth the Risk.

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Firefighter Rescue Research Project, Brian Brush

Chief Brian Brush with a very important research project on firefighter rescues.

This could be one of the most important documents, with real world data to support the effectiveness of firefighters. When we started this was what we invisioned. Between and Chief Brush heading up one the most critical research in recent history, progress WILL HAPPEN. Tactically VES & VES BEYOND THE DOOR making its way into Suburban America as a Life Saving option at Fires 🔥 will save additional Lives. Let’s KEEP PUSHING!!




Escambia County GRAB!

VES Grab through back window at 10am in the morning with no reports or signs of entrapment. Always SEARCH!!! Video below is from Ladder 12 arriving with view of heavy fire in the front half of the house. Also some radio traffic. Ladder 12 came off masked up. E16 was first on scene providing Rapid Fire Attack to create and maintain survivable space. Fast Water with Rapid Entry can make the difference between Life & Death. Coming off the apparatus ready to enter is Critical with today’s Fire Environment. The Booster Back-Up allowed the companies to search sooner and put Life before Water.

Escambia Ladder 12 Arriving behind Engine 16. Engine 16 with Fire Attack on Side A and Ladder 12 providing Booster Back-Up & Search of Side C. Battalion 2 arrived just behind E16 to provide Fireground Command.

Below was posted on Facebook

Escambia Ladder 12 made successful GRAB TODAY via rear window VES. They came off breathing air. All Escambia Fire 🔥 Companies performed Awesome 😎. They all assisted. Zero Reports of anyone trapped. No Cars in the driveway and no reports of entrapment. Basically appeared no one home. ALWAYS SEARCH!!!

BOOSTER BACK-Up. 4th Due Back Stretched to the hydrant. People before Water 💦

The County Fire Tactics Webinar Series

The County Fire Tactics (CFT, CF Tactics) Webinar Series

In January 2021, Fire Nuggets approached County Fire Tactics to offer an exclusive webinar series. Why? In the words of Fire Nuggets, “County Fire Tactics are a top-notch group of firefighters who get it!” During the original release, students were able to view all of the webisodes for the low cost of only $50.00.

That original offer from Fire Nuggets expired on February 8th, 2021. But the same great training is offered at the low investment of $10.00 per webisode.

Fire Nuggets indicates that 100% of the revenue generated through this series goes towards getting training on the streets and that all our their board members volunteer their time to run their organization.

These webinars from County Fire Tactics Instructors through Fire Nuggets will provide you 13 hours, 16 minutes, 47 seconds of instruction at a low investment of only $70.00, it’s worth the risk, and the investment.