4B at Stevenage Fire Station
This half term a group of 7 students have been spending time working with Hertfordshire fire and rescue at Stevenage Fire station.
They have been taking part in a skills for life course developing team work and skills which could help them if they encounter some different emergency situations.
Their programme is below.
Thursday 6th October – White Watch
Health and Safety brief, familiarisation with the fire station. Provision of PPE. Introduction to hose, hydrant and branches.
Thursday 20th October – Blue Watch
Develop pump drills use of Hose Reels, monitors and open water. Link into the StartaHeart program with Defibrillator input if possible by Trauma Instructor.
Thursday 3rd November – Green Watch
Road Traffic Collision input use of Lukas cutting equipment. Input on Firework safety
Thursday 17th November – Red Watch
Confidence and Resilience – ladders and team work, introduction to BA search as teams in difficult environment.
Thursday 1st December
Further BA work develop drills to scenario based House Fire
Thursday 15th December – Blue Watch