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1

What are the types of Alarm Signalling Systems?

  • Central station
  • Local alarm system
  • Private alarm
  • Proprietary
  • Other agency dispatch centres
  • Direct lines
  • Direct individual Fire station phone lines

 

2

What are the components of EFRS communications

 

Telephone system

Computer Aided dispatch system

Radio network

 

 

3

What information is needed when receiving an Emergency report?

  • What
    • Type of emergency (ie: house fire, MVC etc)
  • Who
    • Person's name, how many persons involved, names of involved
  • When
    • did the emergency occur
  • Why
    • Any conditions such as bad weather, downed power lines 
  • How
    • Ask if caller knows how emergency came about
  • Where
    • Location of emergency and name of caller

 

4

What are the 3 types of two-way radios?

  • Base stations (stationary, within a building)
  • Mobile stations (mounted on a firetruck)
  • Portable stations (hand held radio)

 

5

What types of communctation equipment does EFRS use?

  • Radios
  • Pagers
  • Printers
  • Fax machines
  • Voice amplifiers
  • MPS computers
  • Telephones

 

6

What interfaces are build into the Computer-Aided dispatch (CAD)?

  • Radio interface
  • Disptach interface
  • Clock interface
  • I-mobile interface
  • I-tracker interface
  • I-net-viewer interface

 

7

What is the Radio computer system called?

C-3 Maestro

8

How many channels are availalbeon the EFRS radio system

 

144 channels

9

At which frequency does the C-3 Maestro operate

800mHz

10

What is the typical password for logging on/off I-mobile

Officer's radio LID

11

Which aspects of operation of department radios should all personnel be familiar with?

  • Tactical/ working channel configuration
  • Proper use of these channels
  • Ability to maneouver through the different channels & talk groups
  • Phonetic alphabet
  • Readability checks
  • Maintenance
  • Locking and unlocking of portable radio
  • Proper radio etiquette

 

12

How many channels and talk groups iis the radio system divided?

8 Talk Groups

16 Channels in each 

13

How many T-codes does EFRS use?

Six

14

Explain T01

Training- available to respond

15

Explain T02

Training- Not able to respond

16

Explain T03

Equipment  maintenance and testing

17

Explain T04

Fire Inpections

18

Explain T05

Community event availalbe to respond