Quick Drill: Donning PPE

For This drill you will need your apparatus and your turnout gear. Keep your turnout gear in the position you normally would for a response. Get a stopwatch or use the one on your phone. Simulate being toned for a call and then have the time keeper start the clock. Put on your turnout gear and then get in the apparatus put on your SCBA and then seat belt. After your seat belt is fastened the time will stop. You will probably find with this drill you are not turning out as fast as you think. If you are congratulations. Next is all PPE being worn correctly. If the answer to the second question is yes keep up the good work. See how fast you can get.

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