The Gettysburg Fire Department hosted a very unique training session this past weekend providing some excellent examples of situations where humans somehow gets themselves into throughout our country. Rescue techniques were taught by some very prominent instructors for several Adams County Pennsylvania fire departments.
Aug 30 2016
Aug 17 2016
It is not every day firefighters get the opportunity to train on a commercial building where roofs and floors can be cut as well as breaching walls can be done. The Hanover Fire Department has just that opportunity and they, along with neighboring departments have been taking advantage of this good fortune few times a week for several weeks now. Tonight, Hanover, Penn Township and Pleasant Hill all participated in the training.
Jul 25 2016
The Gettysburg Fire Department hosted a bus extrication class Saturday in nearly 100 degree heat and humidity for volunteer firefighters to practice their extrication skills on an old school bus. Photo gallery below provided by Firefighters Matt Barnes and Phillip Hunt.
Jul 21 2016
911 Photography took in roof ops and stokes basket training with the Hanover and Penn Township Fire Departments Wednesday evening. We always enjoy going out to trainings and documenting the hard work departments put into sharpening their skills. Good group of men and women.