Modern Fire Instructor Podcast

Modern Fire Instructor Podcast

Hosted by: Frank Lipski

Tech Tools & Training for Today's Fire Service Educators

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MFI 8: Use These 5 Principles of Adult Learning to Keep Your Department Training on Target

Improve Department Training by Understanding Adult Learning Principles (14:22:02) I cover the 5 principles of adult learning by Malcom Knowles.  By creating lesson plans and activities that are based around these...
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MFI 7: 5 Reasons Why You Should Be Creating Your Own Training Content

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Creating Your Own Training Content (11:44) With the busy schedules we all keep these days, it is often very easy to forgo creating our own resources and content and instead use something...
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MFI 6: In Honor of the Charleston 9 – A Study of Change Following Tragedy : Interview with author Dr. David Griffin

Interview with the Dr. David Griffin On June 18th, 2007 the Charleston SC. Fire Department lost 9 active duty firefighters in the line of duty at the “Sofa Superstore” fire.  The information and analysis from this...
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MFI 5: What is a LMS…Should Your Department Have One? – Increase Productivity with Workflowy – Upcoming Online Training Program

What is a LMS, and do you need to have one at your department? (25:11:00) Today’s podcast episode explores the capabilities of Learning Management System’s that can be used by your department.  Learning Management...
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MFI 4: “Bridging the Gap” Generational Differences in Today’s Fire Service – Using #Hashtags with Twitter & Facebook

“Bridging the Gap” Generational Differences in Today’s Fire Service (13:15:08) Today’s fire service encompasses four different generations who come from vastly different backgrounds.  It is paramount that we...
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MFI 3: Flipped Training Workflow for Your Career or Volunteer Department – Improve Productivity with Sims-U-Share

Flipped Training Workflow for your Career or Volunteer Department  –  (22:09:05) I walk you through the process to implement a flipped training lesson for your department.  I cover the benefits and deployment of both...
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MFI 2: My Proven System to Transform Your Presentation Skills – New Facebook Page – Genius Scan +

Introduction & Website / FB Update A brief overview of the changes to the Modern Fire Instructor Facebook Page, and Website.  Also I mention that I am using my twitter handle @franklipski with the hashtag #MFI...
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MFI 1: The 4 Challenges All Fire Instructors Face & How To Deal With Them – Flipped Training Overview – Screen Capture Tools

Welcome to The Modern Fire Instructor Podcast Hello and welcome to episode 1 of the show My name is Frank Lipski, and you can hear more about me if you like.  I am very excited to get the MFI podcast up and running,...
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