Search & Rescue: Inside and Out
Date & Time
Friday, October 11, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Nationwide, in 2015, a civilian died in a fire every 2 hours and 40 minutes. There are many methods to put out a fire and save property, but there’s only one way to save trapped civilian victims—using smart, practical search and rescue tactics. This program will cover the essentials of searching residential dwellings and larger commercial buildings. The presenters will lead you through the best strategy and tactics for searching smart, quickly and efficiently for trapped occupants. They will cover the inside (practical tactics for searching residential fires) and outside (the IC’s responsibilities searching dwellings and larger commercial buildings).