Less than a year in the yard next to the fire station training tower, four-story grew: a fragment of a dwelling house, built of standard panels; registrar smoke with special tracking system firefighter action, light and sound system to simulate a fire in the basement, ground to work with weights, special trainer for a number of heavy exercise; blanket maze. And all of this was set up in their free time. None of them did not pass without the active participation of the deputy chief. At night, David again, as a few years ago in the Army, was sitting on the books, instructions, manuals - training programs for the personnel of the workplaces of, methods of teaching plans - Abstract fire tactical exercises.
... The news of the fire in an underground warehouse caught David on control room side. As usual, all the other things - to the side.
During the exercises in the training town, he sought, following the well-known saying, as much as possible to fill them with the element of surprise, which makes difficult tasks in order to best bring them closer to the real conditions that arise in the fire. Taught young firefighters, studied himself: although he was older than the lot of them, trying to perform difficult exercises faster, clearer and more confident of their subordinates. After all, it was impossible to forget that he is the commander on it are equal.
Gas and smoke defenders not accepted cause for small fires and sunbathing. But if something goes seriously wrong, they have to rush to any part of the city or even beyond. Leaving with his guards to fire, David repeatedly convinced that he was able to bring them exactly
he planned. When impending threatening danger, he knew that none of them will not falter, no fainthearted, not retreat, do not try to hide behind someone's back. Each of firefighter had their tastes, habits, everyone has his own life experiences, but they were united in their determination to fulfill their duty firefighter, even, if necessary, at the cost of his life.