Fire departments that have a strategic and tactical TI deployment plan in place will be much more successful using the TI during fire attack.
It takes training, discipline, and attention to detail, but when all this is accomplished, you are set up for success in one of the best spots on the fireground.
Some firefighters lack the knowledge of the different types.
As engine companies stretch and operate hoselines, success is totally dependent on the officer, crew members, and their ability to function as part of a team. Through proper training and operation of hoselines in training situations, skill mastery can be developed.