12 firefighters complete week-long certification course in Alex City

12 firefighters complete week-long certification course in Alex City

ALEX CITY, AL (WSFA) - One thing you can’t be if you’re a firefighter; claustrophobic.

(Source: WSFA 12 News)

The Alex City Fire Department hosted the ‘Confined Space’ rescue course this week. 12 firefighters from Montgomery, Auburn and the East Alabama Fire District attended the week-long training.

This was part of the their 40-hour Alabama Fire College certification course. The confined space rescue exercises included different-sized pipes, manholes utility faults and tanks.

Alex City firefighters, of course, also took part of the exercise as well.

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