Extrication Drill

The Colonie Fire Company’s Officers and Members training at the MTB facility.

Probie Training

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Car Fire Drill


Several members of the department have been putting in a lot of extra training hours this month.  Nearly 20 firefighters have been participating in the  Rescue Technician Basic Course offered by the NYS Office of Fire Prevention and Control. Under the leadership of State instructor Jeremy Clawson , CFC members put in over 25 hours […]


One of our specialties here at CFC is Technical Rescue and Extrication.  Our members spend hundreds of hours every year training in the most up-to-date tactics and use of our equipment to ensure that when the alarm sounds we are ready to make fast and efficient work of any situation.  Rescue 2, our heavy rescue, is […]

Master Streams Drill 6.5.14

Crews trained in the use of large diameter hose lines.  Deployment on the Blitzfire and the Deck Gun. Click Here to view the full album.

Car Fire Drill 5.27.14

Several members practiced techniques on car fire suppression and gaining access to engine and trunk compartments.  Below are a couple pictures. For the Full Album please visit us on Flikr.