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The Art of Reading Smoke: The Next Generation

Wednesday, April 26
First-in video combined with dynamic teaching helps you develop the ability to see the volume, velocity, density, and color of smoke. Learning to read smoke improves tactical decision making and your ability to predict fire behavior. It allows you to answer three questions: Where is the fire? How big is it? What rate of change should you expect? It provides a wealth of information 'about what is happening and what will happen on the fireground. Whether choosing a tactic at the command level or performing that tactic at the company level, learn to collect information for improved decision making, better service to your community, and improved firefighter safety. Video-based, fast-paced sets and reps of reading smoke will make you better on the fireground.
Phil Jose, Deputy Chief (Ret.) - Seattle (WA) Fire Department