Company Level Training - Splicing And Extending An Attack Line

You stretch a 200-foot preconnected line for an apartment fire, only to find out that the fire is in the building next door. What would you do and how efficiently do you think your crew would perform?The scenario: You are dispatched to a reported...



Larry Manasco has been with the Fort Worth, TX, Fire Department for 11 years and has has served as a lieutenant for the past three years. He holds the classification of Fire Officer I and Hazardous Materials Technician. He currently works in one of the busiest engine companies in Fort Worth. He has worked for Firehouse World in San Diego where he was an assistant instructor for FDNY B.C. Salka's "Get Out Alive" H.O.T. class. You can contact Larry by e-mail at manascl@firehousezone.com.