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Jumpseat Radio is a podcast brining you the "street level" perspective on the fire service. One thing that every firefighter has in common is that we all start, day 1, in the jumpseat. If you are a chief officer, welcome back. If you are the day 1 probationary, welcome aboard. It's time for Jumpseat Radio

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Jumpseat Radio is a podcast brining you the "street level" perspective on the fire service. One thing that every firefighter has in common is that we all start, day 1, in the jumpseat. If you are a chief officer, welcome back. If you are the day 1 probationary, welcome aboard. It's time for Jumpseat Radio

    Jumpseat Radio 115 Live in Mizzou with Capitol Fire Training

    Jumpseat Radio 115 Live in Mizzou with Capitol Fire Training

    In this week’s episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington sits down with RJ from Capitol Fire Training while at Missouri Winter Fire School.  

    RJ, Has a passion for Forcible Entry and shares his knowledge on history, application, and why it is important to always check the C Side of ALL buildings.  

    Email change Ryan@RyanPennington.us

     









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    Jumpseat Radio 114 Live from Missouri Winter Fire School

    Jumpseat Radio 114 Live from Missouri Winter Fire School

    In this week’s Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington sits down with Nick Dinges from Dinges fire company to talk trucks, tools, and Traditions.  Ryan and Nick share the story of Vanguard Safety Wear.   

    Following Nick and Ryan is RJ from Capital Fire.  Robert James (RJ) is a 10 year veteran of the fire service. He started as a volunteer firefighter with the Cromwell Volunteer Fire Department in Cromwell, Connecticut. Robert relocated to Maryland and joined the Rockville Volunteer Fire Department, the second busiest fire station in Montgomery County. He has received numerous citations and awards from the Rockville Volunteer Fire Department and the State of Maryland. He is currently employed as a firefighter by the Frederick County Fire Rescue Division, where he is assigned to Rescue Squad 3.

    Ryan and RJ talk about:



    RJ’s  Background

    Forcible Entry

    Fire Department Mentors

    Sharing what you have Learned

    Force Plates



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    Jumpseat Radio 113 Where does success on the Fireground Start

    Jumpseat Radio 113 Where does success on the Fireground Start

    Jumpseat Radio 112 Where does success on the Fireground Start

    Introduction 

     

     

    Where does success on the fireground start?  It starts with company level preparation 

     

    Step one Firefighter Prep 



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    Know your job.   (bar, hook, roof, or all of them) 



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    Know your tools 



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    Know you PPE 





     

    Step two Driver Operator Prep 



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    Know your rig 



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    Know your district



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    Know your placement 





     

     

    Step three Officer Prep 



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    Know your people 



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    Know your limitations 



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    Know your speed of operations 





     

    Final is the Glue that binds them all together and that is the company level prep working together. 



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    Begin with constant company level drills



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    Review constantly together 



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    Practice in-game speed mode 



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    Allow failures on the drill ground 



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    Push each other 



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    Honest evaluations 





     

    Wrap up 

     

    Upcoming classes Missou Winter fire school Feb 8-9, Firehouse world Feb 25-26, March 7 Lima Ohio 

    Podcast release on Wednesdays 

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    Jumpseat Radio 112 Impeachment of a Firefighter

    Jumpseat Radio 112 Impeachment of a Firefighter

    In this week’s episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington compares an under-performing firefighter to the current situation of the American President.  

    How do you see an impeachment coming?



    Failing on the fireground

    Not pulling your weight

    Continually not adjusting for course correction



    What if your crew impeached you?



    Violations

    Policies

    How would you take it?

    Can you defend your actions?

    Not getting along



    Do you have a vote?



    Once you have identified a sub-par firefighter

    Are you one to judge? Do you walk the talk?

    Those who live in glass houses 

    Is it just a popularity contest



    How to prevent an impeached firefighter



    Focus on the members

    Focus on the mission

    Focus on the needs of the community

    Put your needs and wants second

    Remember how you earned your spot and earn it each day



     

    Are you on the impeachment block inside your firehouse?

     







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    • 26 Min.
    Jumpseat Radio 111 Failing to Plan

    Jumpseat Radio 111 Failing to Plan

    In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington shares some quick tips for planning a improvement or achieving  goal.  Finding a goal and backwards planning to hit that goal is essential to break down the points of improvement to achieve the goal.

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    Make a plan

    Find points to hit along the way to achieve the goal

    Set a due date

    Write out the Plan

    Evaluate the plan daily









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    Jumpseat Radio 110 It is ok to ask for Help

    Jumpseat Radio 110 It is ok to ask for Help

    In this episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington shares some personal experience with Mental Health Support and how it can make a world of difference in your Fire Service Career.

    Topics Covered

    Why do we struggle.. .  



            Kids 

            Spouse 

            Trauma 

            Business 

            EGO

            Afraid to ask for help 



    Signs you should look for 



            Temper outbreaks 

            No patience with kids and spouse 

            No breaks from long stretches 

            Don’t want to go to work 

            Know your signs 



    Why should you ask for help 



        Because WE care about you 

        You don’t have to do this alone 

         Many of us have been through similar situations 

        It’s more than just being tough 

        if you not “tough” its ok 



    Where do you start 



        Find someone you know love and trust 

        Don’t hold it in.  talk to someone 

        Find a counselor.  Maybe EAP, But google is where I started 

        Realize that there is more than just you! 

        Turn off your phone and detach from social media 

        find something other than fire 



        

    We are our Brothers and sisters keeper..   



    Get to know your people 

    Invest in them by knowing them 

    Ask questions 

    Spend time off duty 

    Pay attention 

    Debrief after bad calls 

    Debrief after home life events.. 



    Resources

    Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance   http://www.ffbha.org/

    Next Rung                                                https://www.nextrung.org/

     







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