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Fire Engineering Magazine's been devoted to the training interests of firefighters since 1877. Now we're on the airwaves.

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This radio show will discuss all of the research conducted with the fire service by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute. Guests from fire departments that have served on the technical panels of the research will share their perspectives and how they have incorporated the results into their departments. Host Steve Kerber is the Director of the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute. He has led fire service research and education in the areas of ventilation, structural collapse, and fire dynamics. A 13-year veteran of the fire service, with most of his service at the College Park Fire Department in Prince George's County Maryland where he served at ranks up through Deputy Chief. He currently serves on the Advisory Board of Fire Engineering and the Fire Department Instructors Conference. Steve has also been appointed to the rank of Honorary Battalion Chief by the FDNY.
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On-Demand Episodes

Bill Greenwood discuss the leading challenges of many volunteer, paid on call and career fire departments have during these tough economic times... RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION. Bill's special guest is another NH based... more

The International Society of Fire Service Instructors (ISFSI) leads fire and EMS instructors in their efforts to reduce firefighter fatalities and injuries, increase firefighter safety, and improve the profession through education and training.... more

The Engine House Training Guys are friends and students of the fire service who like to share their combined knowledge and skills with others. Discussions will include the most basic tactics and training to leadership and officer development... more

Deputy Chief Anthony Avillo & Jim Duffy host "Fireground Strategies and Other Stuff from the Street." , this show covers fireground organization and operational safety as well as building construction and choosing a strategic mode... more

Anthony and Ed talk about fire command.

The regular Tailboard Talk show is scheduled over Christmas for December 28th. We intended to interview Dr. Stefan Svensson during this mini-episode, but he was called away to a fire (why does everyone else get to have all the fun).... more

This Friday, Mick Messoline, Fire Engineering author and Web columnist, will host the Firemedically Speaking show. The topic will be Seasonal Pediatric Respiratory Illnesses and his guest will be a Childrens Hospital of Denver... more

Chief Rick Lasky & Chief John Salka discuss leadership lessons learned from their experience in the Fire Service. Listen in as they provide effective critiques and tips for every level of the job, from chiefs on down.

A focus on building the foundation of the fire service by introducing you to the best of the fire service authors and trainers.

Chris Mc Loone brings the pages of "Fire Apparatus and Emergency Equipment" magazine to the airwaves. Topics covered focus exlusively on those professionals whose job it is to buy Trucks, Tools, Turnout Gear and Firefighting Equipment.