The Ideal Spacing

The Ideal Spacing

So, what is the ideal spacing between learning events? How long should you leave it before taking your crew outside and re-training them in a dash relocation. Well, the research also concludes that wider spacings are generally more effective than leaving it a little...
Not Thought Out

Not Thought Out

In my fire and rescue service career the training plan presented to me either by accident or design, (probably the former) reflected this concept, but I would argue that the spacing planned between learning events were not massively thought out and simply reflected...
Rescue Training Cycle Process

Rescue Training Cycle Process

Training should be viewed as a cyclic process for a number of reasons. It should be repeated to update and refresh knowledge and (from a practical point of view) to fight the effects of skills fade which, in my experience, is the single biggest inhibiting factor when...