Our 33-part training series is an excellent companion to the fire services most popular & current edition textbooks. All updated programs have been meticulously reviewed and validated by leading subject experts, reflecting most current standards and best practices.
FIREFIGHTING BASICS: FIREFIGHTER I & II
Action Training Systems, Inc. has updated their most popular training product “Essentials of Firefighting: Firefighter I & II” to reflect the most recent changes in NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications. This 33-part training series now titled “Firefighting Basics: Firefighter I & II has had many revisions and additions, it continues to be an excellent companion to the fire service’s most popular and current edition textbooks.
Included in the revised titles is new research from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on fire behavior and fire control including controlling flow paths and best practices in ventilation operations and tactics. There is now greater emphasis and demonstrations on oxygen control and coordinating fire ground activities.
The series also includes discussions on use of transitional attacks, new tactics for basement fires, the use of master streams for exposure control, and the use of air monitors for identifying hazardous atmospheres. Other expanded topics include information on response to ground-cover fires and recommended practices for response to Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response and the importance of post incident reporting.
There is updated or expanded information on responder wellness and mental health, such as the importance of fitness, recognizing and addressing PTSD, and on-the-job recommendations for limiting cancer risk. Additional firefighter safety concerns are presented including best practices for roadway response, training ground safety and updates for the use of SCBA on scene, monitoring air consumption, and the use of controlled breathing techniques.
All of the updated programs have been meticulously reviewed and validated by leading subject experts and reflect the most current recognized standards and best practices.
Each title features dynamic and engaging high-quality video and graphics, and accurately demonstrates and reinforces key training concepts. Action Training Systems training programs have been proven to significantly increase student’s competency and retention of information.