Foreman Mike Canil completes "FF1 Skills Refresher – Engine Company Operations" Class
By Vista Fire Department
May 17, 2017

We at the Vista Fire Department would like to congratulate Foreman Mike Canil on completing "FF1 Skills Refresher – Engine Company Operations" Class at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, New York!

"FF1 Skills Refresher – Engine Company Operations " Class is a 6-hour course described by the Westchester County Fire Training center as the following:

“This Firefighter I skills refresher delivery on Engine Company Operations will challenge firefighters and Company Officers to facilitate various type of hose stretches with given practical scenarios/obstacles. Emphasis will be stressed on the importance of scene sizeup/the recon process. Members attending will develop a keen understanding of the Engine Company responsibilities. Information about the various size hoses, appliances, tools and equipment carried on Engine Companies will be discussed/ displayed. Various strategies dealing with the unexpected stresses/ failures with hose, appliances and equipment will be shared. Lastly, members attending will develop a versatile and safer application of portable deck guns/ deluge devices.”

Foreman Mike Canil
Foreman Mike Canil