Lines Over Ladders
Fire departments around the country operate using aerial trucks equipped with firehose, a water tank, and a pump. The ability to operate as an Engine and a Truck provides these apparatuses tactical advantages and disadvantages when working on the fire ground. Understanding these differences is the key to winning the battle on the fire ground. In this class, attendees will learn how to combine these unique functions into one smooth operation while operating a single apparatus. They will operate as both a truck company and an engine company, focusing on how to accomplish both tasks simultaneously while maximizing the capabilities of the aerial truck.