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(100) Advanced Truck Company Operations

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - Sunday, October 26, 2014
Sissonville High School 6100 Sissonville Drive SissonvilleWV  25312
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - Sunday, October 26, 2014
Sissonville High School 6100 Sissonville Drive SissonvilleWV  25312

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Description: This course will allow the student to practice and further refine his/her ability to effectively and safely perform the basic and advanced fire ground duties normally assigned to truck companies. This course will be physically demanding on the student. Students should be advised of the intense physical requirements that they will be asked to demonstrate during this course. Every effort will be made to ensure participant/student safety but this class has inherent dangers including, but not limited to: Working at heights above the ground, Potential exposure to "live fire", Working in smoke and/or with little to no visibility for prolonged periods, Excessive physical exertion, Power tool operation, and Self rescue scenarios. Instructor: Matt Reed - Matt began his fire service career in 1996. He currently serves as a Captain and Training Officer with the Weston, WV Fire Department. Since 2004, Matt has been employed with the City of Bridgeport, WV Fire Department where he serves as a Firefighter / Paramedic. Matt is a WVU Fire Service Instructor. Prerequisites: Firefighter 1 and Truck Company Operations (or equivalent) Equipment: Full PPE, SCBA and Spare Bottle

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  • Sissonville Volunteer Fire Department

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Sissonville High School 6100 Sissonville Drive SissonvilleWV  25312
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