TITLE

Location is Everything

AUTHOR(S)
Spell, Jim
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Mar2012, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the solution adopted by Vail Fire and Emergency Services in Colorado to train firefighters by building training props into the station as well as discusses how it could be done in a cost-effective way. It notes that the constant presence of such props in the station could prove and serve as a reminder of what the job is all about. Among the training devices included is a series of manholes and hatches that connect the second floor to the bay floor through a storage room.
ACCESSION #
74082753

 

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