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Fire Field

The Fire Training Facility is operated for live fire training in a single story residential burn structure and a multistory burn structure. Included in this facility are areas for hose evolutions, ladder practices, and pump operations.

Purpose Of The Burn Building
To provide firefighters with a realistic, safe area in which to practice the many aspects of firefighting. This includes live fire training utilizing Class A combustibles. Hay, straw, or excelsior only when building fires inside the structures to simulate conditions that occur during structure fires.

Purpose Of The Training
To familiarize the firefighters with the challenges of firefighting, and to provide a means to become more confident and competent in dealing with fire control and extinguishments, through hands on training.

Objectives
For each student/firefighter to learn and to practice the skills necessary to combat fires and safely utilize the tools and apparatus needed for all aspects of firefighting.