Author Archives: Andy

How we started.

Capt. Stacy, Lt. Johnson and Lt. Pisani have been helping people prepare for interviews and exams, informally, for a while now. They and the people they have worked with, have been very successful. Over time, word got around and the inquires started rolling in. The three of them got together and decided, “This should be a thing. We should start ...

We Are Pleased To Announce

We now offer training!

FDPP is now offering classes. We focus on advanced skills and techniques. Staying on top of your skills is essential to being prepared for advancement in this field. Click the “Training” link above to see what we are offering. We will be adding more classes in the future, so be sure to check back often....

Build a Hose Dummy Training Aid



Fire Hose Dummies are a great training aid. They can be used in all kinds of drills to simulate victims. They can even be dressed in gear or civilian clothing to practice extraction techniques. PDF: Fire hose dummy instructions.

You will need:

  • 3 lengths of O.O.S. 1-3/4 hose
  • 7 Large zip ties
  • 2 small zip ties
  • Really strong tape.

Dozens of West Haven, W. Shore, Allingtown firefighters honored

Many of our fellow employees were recognized recently for their outstanding service.

Sixteen Unit Citations were awarded to groups of firefighters from all three fire departments — in many cases working together on the same incidents — who participated in extraordinary situations ranging from the ice rescue to motor vehicle accidents to several major fires, Tropical Storm Irene and Hurricane