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1
From SCBA:

Air units come under the operational commands of the captains of which fihouse

E4 /E8

2
From SCBA:

Who will assist in having a certified Tech render repairs to the air compressor?

Safety Officer

3
From SCBA:

How many air compressors does the dept have?

4

4
From SCBA:

Where are the air compressors lcoated

E4/E8/TA & Air 1

5
From SCBA:

What is the primary function of the air units?

provide full SCBA air cylinders and full o2 bottles at the scene of emergencies

6
From SCBA:

How many Secondary functions are there?

8

7
From SCBA:

What firehouse are the exchange or bottles done at?

BFC quarters & locations with SCBA storage rakcs

8
From SCBA:

T or F the air unit assists with teh repair of facepieces?

TRUE

9
From SCBA:

Which form does the Air Unit check out Daily?

FD 54.2AU

10
From SCBA:

T or F after ensuring the vehcle is ready for service they call each Battalion Headquarters by 0730?

TRUE

11
From SCBA:

Air 2 handles which locations?

Batt. 1,2,3 & TA

12
From SCBA:

Air 2 handles which locations?

Batt 4,5,6

13
From SCBA:

A company should tag a defective face piece, cylinder or harneddwith and SCBA repair request form and putit where?

battalion head quarters

14
From SCBA:

Any other time this equipment is needed who is to be contacted?

Safety Officer

15
From SCBA:

how many ready reserve harnesses must be for service on the Air unit

5

16
From SCBA:

Should the need for more harness be needed, where shoudl they be obtained?

Mask Room

17
From SCBA:

T/F a journal is tobe kept of the Air Units actions

TRUE

18
From SCBA:

What is in this journal

Number and type of air cylinders, o2 bottles replaced and and field repairs peformed and any other relevant info to work performed

19
From SCBA:

Air Unit Tech's will wipe down cylinders with water prior to refilling. If additional cleaning is required who must they contact

mask room tech

20
From SCBA:

Upon Arival to an Emergency scene what 3 steps should the Tech take?

1. Notify Communications or Uncident COmmants by radio of the units location on scene 2. Report to the command post with pat tag and portable radio 3. Operate as ordered by IF or their designee

21
From SCBA:

Rounds for Air 1 include which houses?

E4,11,16,22,20

22
From SCBA:

Rounds for Air 2 include which houses?

E8,12,15, TA

23
From SCBA:

Information on faulty equipment should have a repair request form - what info should be on it?

date, company number, harness IS, OIC of company reporting the defect and their platoon and signature

24
From SCBA:

The other location to fill cylinders in the district is located on what base?

Bolling AFB (202) 767 5407

25
From SCBA:

If there is a malfunction with the compressor after hours who's to be notified?

1. Company officer of housing compressor. 2. Safety Officer

26
From SCBA:

What 3 pre-operation steps should be done before operating a compressor

1. Turn the master switch to the off position. 2. Check oil level using the dipstick. 3. Check white waste container - if its full do not operated the compressor and notify the S.O.

27
From SCBA:

How many steps are there for compressor operations?

26

28
From SCBA:

T/F if the compressor isn't run for a few days it would trigger a CO alert

TRUE

29
From SCBA:

What is the fill rate for the SCBA bottles?

1000-1500 psi/min

30
From SCBA:

T/F If you fill a cylinder too fast it will suffer a pressure GAIN after it cools.

False- pressure loss up to 500psi