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Jumpseat Radio 023: The Lost art of the Fire Service

Jumpseat Radio 023: The lost art of the Fire Service In this episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes Jimm Walsh from onto the show.  Listen in as the two talk about: aggressive Search Techniques Pro-Active Laddering of the buildings, even if NOT on Fire. Tips for each Jumpseat Firefighter to improve their […]

Happy 60th Mira Road (Nova Scotia) Fire Dept

The above video was recorded for the 60th Anniversary of the Mira Road Fire Dept.  I was asked by Firefighting in Canada’s Editor in Chief Laura King to record a congratulatory video and offer some tips from the jumpseat.  I was honored to record this video, along with some ICONS of the fire service, for […]

Jumpseat Radio 022: Informal Leadership with Chief Rubin

Jumpseat Radio 022: Informal leadership with Chief Rubin   In this episode host Ryan Pennington welcomes back Chief Dennis Rubin.  Ryan and Chief Rubin are recording live from the West Virginia State fireman Association Conference in Vienna WV. Listen in as they discuss how an informal leader can keep things task focused and how you […]

Jumpseat Radio 021: Ways to stay JumpseatReady

Jumpseat Radio 021: Jumpseat Ready  In this episode of jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington reviews the last few weeks of summer and shares some of the teaching points from his class “30 ways to stay Jumpseat Ready”   Listen in as Ryan shares points from this succesful class on how to keep your focus, stay […]