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Training videos and articles on common practices and new techniques in fire service.
NYS Protocol: Cardiac Arrest REQUIRED

NYS Protocol: Cardiac Arrest EMS CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Details:
Please review the attached protocol put in place effective immediately by NYS BEMS regarding all cardiac arrests we respond to. This is a huge change from what we are custom too and changes our patient care options. There was very little advance notice given to...
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  • (1) Documents

MTFD COVID-19 SOP REQUIRED

MTFD COVID-19 SOP Firematic CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Details:
COVID-19 policy update, this includes new recommendations for personnel in MTFD apparatus, as well as the recent NYS directive by Governor Cuomo, regarding the wearing of a mouth and nose facial covering. Stay tuned to this course for continual updates to this...
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  • (1) Documents

Session 8 Animated Instructions on Search & Rescue Knots RECOMMENDED

Session 8 Animated Instructions on Search & Rescue Knots Firematic CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Contributors:
Brian Rusin
Details:
In this session of M-T Academy, Captain Brian Rusin found a great website that reviews many different knots, some of which are specifically for rescue operations. The old say of "if you can't tie a knot, then tie a lot" is really not a safe way to...
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  • (1) Resource Links

Session 7 **EMS Drill Credit** CERTIFICATE

Session 7 **EMS Drill Credit** EMS CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Contributors:
Sam Garson
Details:
In this session of M-T Academy, EMS Captain Sam Garson has found some really good courses on Boundtree University. If you do not have a login, you can make one for free in order to complete the classes. Once you set up a user account you search for the 3 courses...
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  • (1) Resource Links

  • (2) Certified Courses

Session 6 *FIRE DRILL CREDIT* CERTIFICATE

Session 6 *FIRE DRILL CREDIT* Firematic CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Details:
National Grid offers online first responder safety training on their website. There are 2 courses they offer, Electrical Safety E-Learning Program and Natural Gas Pipeline Safety E-Learning Program. Each program is scheduled to take about 3 hours with an assessment...
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  • (2) Certified Courses

Session 5: Traffic Safety and Incident Management REQUIRED

Session 5: Traffic Safety and Incident Management Firematic CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Contributors:
Carlie Fischer
Details:
In this session of M-T Academy we will be looking at traffic safety and incident management in the roadway. Includes videos that offer a good review for everyone on an incident scene.
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  • (3) Resource Links

Session 4: Auto Extrication Techniques RECOMMENDED

Session 4: Auto Extrication Techniques Firematic CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Contributors:
Brian Rusin
Details:
Some great training tips on Auto Extrication Techniques.
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  • (1) Videos

Session 3: EMS PPE RECOMMENDED

Session 3: EMS PPE EMS CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brad Sprague
Contributors:
Sarah Drmota
Details:
Proper use of EMS PPE and a discussion on some of the minor changes that we have made to our current practices when entering EMS calls.
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  • (2) Videos

Session 2: Additional Forcible Entry Techniques RECOMMENDED

Session 2: Additional Forcible Entry Techniques Firematic CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brian Rusin
Details:
More videos focusing on some forcible entry techniques (Attached Garage Fires, Bedroom Fire, Drywall Punch Technique).
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  • (3) Videos

Session 1: Forcible Entry Techniques RECOMMENDED

Session 1: Forcible Entry Techniques Firematic CATEGORY

Lesson Planner: Brian Rusin
Details:
Videos focusing on some forcible entry techniques (metal door frames, interior residential doors, rim locks)
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  • (3) Videos