On-Demand Training Opportunity

The Aggressive Truck Company inside team

The engine might get the fire, but the truck gets everything else.

Get the engine in, get the victims out. These are the primary jobs of the inside truck company. In this 2.5 hour webinar we will discuss these and other functions of the inside truck.


Topics include:

  • Split team or single team?

  • Riding & tool assignments.

  • Forcible entry for the inside team.

  • Victims - survivability realities, where to find them, how to locate them and get them out.

  • Opening up to stop extending fire.

These skills are essential to any fireground, and while they are often performed off of a “ladder truck” - we will discuss them in a manner that makes sense to firefighters operating off of any apparatus.


We will utilize videos, case studies, and experience to discuss these items and more...

Get the engine in, get the people out.

This program is delivered from the perspective of street-smart firefighting, and focuses on the instructors experiences and fireground proven skills and tactics. We aim to explain these concepts clearly and practically, and to deliver ideas and concepts that can be implemented tonight to improve your fireground and stop the fire where you found it. With this 2.5 hour course you'll get...

  • Immediate access to the program for 7 days.

  • Ability to access the program from any web-enabled device (phone, tablet, or computer).

  • Access to our online training community and exclusive live Q&A's.


About the Presenter - Nick Martin

Presently a Battalion Chief with the City of Salisbury Fire Department in North Carolina, Nick previously served as the Chief of Training for the City of Columbia, South Carolina, and as a Lieutenant with the District of Columbia Fire Department. 


Nick's career began in 1994 in his hometown of Swarthmore, PA. Since then he's been fortunate enough to be surrounded by great, motivated firefighters who have taught him everything he knows. His passion is for firefighting excellence, driven by our uncompromisable responsibility for excellent service to our citizens.


Since 2010, Nick has been privileged to present at FDIC as a classroom presenter and hands-on instructor. Since 2004 he's traveled the country to share thoughts, learn from others, and see many different ways of firefighting operations. His degrees include a BS in Fire Science from the University of Maryland and an MS in Public Safety Management from Johns Hopkins University.

"With the help of some great friends and other talented instructors, I enjoy passing on the information, classroom and hands-on, that I have learned from my mentors and from good and bad experiences on the fire-ground. My goal is to pass on what was passed to me with the hopes that I can improve the skill and experiences of other firefighters."

- Nick Martin


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