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Careful eyes on the Instructor

Instructors would show them how the heat rises and the elements of fire

Exiting the fire room

all suited up

In the smoke house with live fire

Sitting in the flashover simulator

Maze drill where you have zero visibility on hands and knees

Practice

Practice

Practice

How do firefighters get proficient with the "Jaws of Life" ?...

All units clear at 10:30 am

Boston has 2 Tech Rescue Teams in the city. They constantly train for such scenarios.

Car displaced a stone foundation

Tech Rescue Team stabilized front porch.