Training - City of Louisville Fire Department
2022 Calendar of Events for the City of Louisville Fire Department
(ALL DATES AND TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BASED ON WEATHER AND CALL VOLUMES)
January 11, 2022 – 6:00pm… CPR / MCI Class will begin with a brief CPR Refresher, then will dive into mitigating mass casual incidents.
February 9, 2022 – 6:00pm… Rope Rescue Introduction Introduction to rope rescue tactics and logistical considerations.
March 9, 2022 – 6:00pm … Commercial Structure Fire Operations Discussion of operations at commercial structure fires.
April 12, 2022 – 06:00pm … Extrication Hands on training beginning with tool lab, and transitioning to techniques on a wrecked vehicle
May 10, 2022 – 06:00pm … Wildland/Urban interface Lecture on the importance of Wildland interface tactics used to combat wildland fires.
June 8, 2022 – 6:00pm... EMS night Familiarization with Patientcare Ambulances and equipment.
July 12, 2022 – 6:00pm … SAR Training Introduction into managing a lost or missing person incident
August 9, 2022 – 6:00pm … Patient Packaging Hands on skills using backboards and SKED to package and move patients.
September 13, 2022 – 6:00pm… Drafting Hands on training for static water source operations
October 11, 2022 – 06:00pm… Lifting and Moving Hands on training with airbags, cribbing, and levers to move heavy objects
November 9, 2022 – 6:00pm… Hose Lays Hands on training with various hose loads and proper hose deployment.
Additional Training such as hose testing, SCBA Assessment, Pump Testing etc. will be announced prior to events with adequate time for scheduling.
Please call or email Deputy Chief Franks with any questions