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Tower Ladder Operational Tactics and Tips

Thursday, April 27
Students will review tower ladder operations in terms of positioning, setup, operating from the pedestal and bucket, proven tactical street smarts in master stream operations, roof ventilation from the bucket, and bucket positioning at fire escapes and at windows. Numerous tips will allow the student to learn from street-proven experience the value of this most versatile piece of firefighting apparatus.
Michael Ciampo, Lieutenant - Fire Department of New York