LOCATION: The Alameda Fire Department Training Center – 950 W. Ranger Road on Alameda Point
DATES: AYFA will be conducted for 10-days from June 22 – July 3, 2020. Training will be held Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 3:30pm. Physical Training (PT), classroom and hands on instruction, and manipulative drills will be conducted every day. Recruits are required to attend all 10 days to be eligible for a certificate of completion. Recruits who miss any training time will be dismissed from the program.
DAY 1 Orientation and expectations, history of the Fire Service and the Alameda Fire Department. PT, and PPE.
DAY 2 PT, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) fit test and instruction, PPE and SCBA practice.
DAY 3 PT, Introduction to Firehose, Hose Operations.
DAY 4 PT, Introduction to Ground Ladders, Ladder Drills.
DAY 5 PT, Introduction to First Aid, CPR Certification.
DAY 6 PT, Vehicle Accidents and Extrication.
DAY 7 PT, Marine Operations, Fireboat, Inflatable Rescue Boat, Water Rescue.
DAY 8 PT, Introduction to Power Equipment, Hose and Ladder Drills.
DAY 9 PT, Final Drills (EMS and Fire).
DAY 10 PT, Graduation and BBQ.