The Art of Reading Smoke
Date(s) - April 16
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Art of Reading Smoke/Dollhouse Burn
Often smoke issuing from a building is the only clue available to predict fire behavior and the likelihood of a flashover or rapid fire spread. First-arriving officers must read smoke before choosing attack tactical priorities. Incident Commanders and Safety Officers must know how to rapidly read smoke in order to keep firefighters within an acceptable risk-profile.
This 8-hour course will be conducted at Monongah VFD, Monongah, West Virginia (Marion County). Class date is Sunday April 16, 2023 9 am to 5 pm. Donnie Goodwin is the instructor.
TUITION & ASSOCIATED COSTS: tuition is $35 per student.