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Facebook Forum Resources

Additional questions regarding the resources mentioned on the Forum can be sent to: 

fsi-covid19questions@illinois.edu

The following information was shared during the Facebook Forum Information and Education Series:

Monday, March 23

Supporting the Public, Your Crew, House, Shift, and Department During the COVID-19 Response - Chief Bob Hoff

LINK TO THE FORUM VIDEO

Center for Disease Control

Illinois Department of Public Health - COVID19 Resource Page

International Association of Fire Chiefs - COVID19 Resource Page

International Association of Fire Fighters - COVID19 Resource Page

Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois - COVID19 Resource Page

Wednesday, March 25

First Company on the Scene: How to Assist Law Enforcement, EMS and Citizens - Lieutenant Rich Stack

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

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lDPH Recommended Guidance for Reuse of N95 Masks

Region 11 EMS Guidelines for COVID-19 Patients

Coronavirus Information

AFFI COVID-19 Guidelines

COVID-19 Decision Tree

Friday, March 27

PPE Considerations During the COVID-19 Response - Lieutenant Chris Downey

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

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CDC PPE Sequence

Quick Reference PPE Decon Guide

Monday, March 30

Standing Up Overview Documents During the COVID-19 Response - Chief Dan Ellis

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

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Example of Situation Report

FEMA: Fillable ICS Forms with Instructions

Field Operations Guide

Wednesday, April 1

Resiliency and Mental Health During the COVID-19 Response - Chief James Moore

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

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State and Local Resources 

IFSI Resiliency Project 

Friday, April 3

EMS and Public Health Considerations During the COVID-19 Response - Dr. Katie Tataris

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

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Chicago EMS

Region 11 EMS Guidelines for COVID-19 Patients

Thursday, April 16

Ground Ladders - Chief Tim Meister, Captain Tom Meziere, Firefighter Jim Duignan

LINK TO THE FORUM VIDEO

Handout

Ground Ladder Guide

Thursday, April 23

Thermal Imaging Camera and the Oriented Search - Lt. Jeff Kraft

LINK TO THE FORUM VIDEO

LINK TO THE SIMULATED ORIENTED SEARCH VIDEO

TIC and the Oriented Search Handout

Thermal Imagers Use for Detecting Elevated Body Temperatures Handout

Thursday, April 30

Rural Command - Chief Ron Rains 

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

LINK TO PRESENTATION BOARD 

Tuesday, May 5

Roof Operations: Milwaukee Cut - Lt. Tom McMenamin, Firefighter Jason Ross, Heavy Equipment Operator Joe Koskovich

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

LINK TO HANDOUT

Wednesday, May 13

Pump Operations - Engineer Tal Prendergast, Engineer John McMann

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

LINK TO HANDOUT 

Wednesday, May 20

Roof Operations: Flat Roof - Firefighter Larry McCormack and Lieutenant Eric Troken

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

LINK TO HANDOUT 

Friday, June 5

Engine Company Operations: Deploying the First Due Line - Firefighter Sam Vega and Lieutenant Ron Smith

LINK TO FORUM VIDEO

LINK TO HANDOUT

Wednesday, June 10

First Due Considerations for Confined Space Rescue

LINK TO VIDE

LINK TO HANDOUT

IFSI ConSpace Entry Permit

Con Space Command Checklist 

Wednesday, June 15 

First Due Considerations for Rope Rescue 

LINK TO VIDEO

LINK TO HANDOUT

Wednesday, June 24

First Due Considerations for Structural Collapse

LINK TO VIDEO

LINK TO HANDOUT 

Recon Guide 

Link to Field Operations Guide

Tuesday, July 7

First Due Considerations for Grain Bin Rescue 

LINK TO VIDEO

LINK TO HANDOUT 

Wednesday, July 23

First Due Considerations for Trench Rescue

LINK TO HANDOUT

Contact

Royal P. Mortenson
Director
University of Illinois Fire Service Institute
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Email: rpmort@illinois.edu
Tel: 217-300-0229

Jim Keiken
Deputy Director
University of Illinois Fire Service Institute
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Email: jkeiken@illinois.edu
Tel: 217-300-4275

Brian Brauer
Associate Director
University of Illinois Fire Service Institute
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Email: brbrauer@illinois.edu
Tel: 217-333-9027

 
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