It was raining so we decided to do a little maintenance work. Some of the hoses needed re-rolling so for some fun we made a mini bowling alley.
Crews needed to stabilise the vehicle, extricate then package the patient - all while suspended in the air via cordage.
Have you seen any of these hose lays used in the field? Do they have merit? Perhaps they might be something worth trying at the next training day.
Crews forced entry and conducted primary searches for confirmed persons reported.
Firefighters from Taroona VFB undertook a series of training scenarios involving both LPG cylinders and car fires.
Photos & Video. Not only was the burn used for offensive fire attack training, they used it to test different types of smoke alarms, equipment and trained on forcible entry techniques.
Search and rescue, smoke filled rooms, live "mock" victims - an action packed training night for Titirangi Station in New Zealand.
It's not a widely used or adopted roll in Australia - but maybe it should be? The cleveland roll offers many benefits, including deploying in confined spaces or in bushland, rapid deployment, less tangles and easy stowage.
Watch as FRNSW 001 City Of Sydney B Platoon undertakes a pumping exercise in Sydney Harbour.
The system is augmented reality, which means it overlays fire on top of what you're looking at - so you can train in familiar places like ships, buildings and structures and have simulated fire conditions in front of you.