From the Jump Seat to the Front Seat

This extremely motivational and informative leadership class will focus on much more than basic leadership principles. While there are some basics of leadership that are applicable for any rank, this class will cover some specific principles for each rank from the bottom to the top.

From the Firehouse to the Fireground

This class is a dynamic and motivating follow-up to the successful Jump Seat to the Front Seat leadership program. The class is designed to build on basic leadership strategies and techniques and takes a unique look at leadership from a tactical perspective. The program bridges the gaps between leading a company on a day-to-day basis in the firehouse, and on the fireground situations.

The Lost Art of the Truck Company

Truck company functions have quickly become the lost art of the fire service. Many common fire ground tasks are done simply because that's what people were trained to do. Many firefighters do not truly understand "why" they are performing certain tasks on the fire ground. Learn some of the most important reasons why truck company functions need to be performed efficiently and effectively at every single fire.

V.E.S. is not a Four Letter Word

The Tactic of Vent, Enter, and Search is widely misunderstood, and underutilized. When used properly VES is actually the safest most effective way to search a building. The class teaches how to utilize the tactic in safe and efficient manner to maximize our effectiveness on the fireground, and increase the potential to save trapped victims.

Aggressive Truck Functions for a Safer Fireground

Many departments feel that aggressive truck company operations are unsafe. This class helps us understand the importance for aggressive truck functions. Current trends in building construction actually call for more aggressive truck company functions, not less.

Leadership Under Fire

This dynamic leadership presentation is intended for a non-fire service audience. The purpose of the of the presentation is to share leadership lessons learned on the fireground and how to apply them in any situation. The presentation is customized to the client’s industry and audience, in order to maximize the learning opportunity. This class is customizable in duration and has been successfully presented in formats ranging from 45 minutes to 8 hours.

Jimm is always willing to customize an existing class or create a new class to suit your specific needs, contact him to discuss your needs.