Jumpseat Radio is a firefighter podcast that brings you the perspective of the "Jumpseat" or "Street Level" Firefighter. In the fire service we all start, day 1, in the Jumpseat!
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 077 Be responsibly present 11/21/2018
Jumpseat Radio 077 Be responsibly present In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio hosts Ryan Pennington and Robert “pip” Piparo continue their conversation in New Jersey. The two talk about turning off the phones and paying attention to the members in the firehouse and your family at home.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 076 Behind the Shield with James Geering 11/14/2018
Jumpseat Radio 076 Behind the Shield with James Geering In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington sits down with James Geering from Behind the Shield Podcast. James is the host of an amazing podcast that focuses on the personal story of amazing public servant’s from all the services. James and Ryan did a host/guest session where they recorded podcasts for both their shows in Orlando Florida.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 075 Pips secret to success 11/06/2018
Jumpseat Radio 075 Pips secret to success In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington, welcomes back the cohost and best friend of the #JumpseatNation Robert “Pip” Piparo. This podcast was recorded live in the house of Pip in Central New Jersey. Ryan was in New Jersey for a local teaching event and drove down to meet pip for a SURPRISE 40th Birthday.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 074 Who is Chief Miller? 10/31/2018
Jumpseat Radio 074 Who is Chief Miller? In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes Chief Miller. Chief Miller is the title sponsor of Jumpseat Radio and runs the largest instagram page dedicated to the men and women of the Fire Service around the world.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 073 Do you really get it? 10/25/2018
Jumpseat Radio 073 Do you really get it? In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes back Chief Rick Lasky to finish their conversation. Chief Lasky shares his thoughts on why today’s firefighters should be learning from the past.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 072 Honor WOD with Brute Force Training 10/16/2018
Jumpseat Radio 072 Honor WOD with Brute Force Training In this episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington, welcomes back Robert Piparo and Justin Eberle from Brute Force Training. This is the second podcast with the brute force crew recorded on the same day with Pip.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio Podcast 071 How it all Started with Chief Rick Lasky 10/09/2018
Jumpseat Radio Podcast 071 How it all Started with Chief Rick Lasky In this weeks Jumpseat Radio host,Ryan Pennington, welcomes Chief Rick Lasky to the podcast. The two talk about his experience getting started in the fire service. Chief Lasky’s start in the fire business was not a “normal” beginning. He shares his amazing story of how it all started.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 070 Brute Force Training 01 10/04/2018
Jumpseat Radio 070 Brute Force Training 01 In this week episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes his partner in crime Robert Piparo. The guys welcome in Justin Eberle Director of operations for Brute Force Training maker of the Brute Force Sand Bags built for the Tactical Athlete.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 069 Conversations from the Cornfield 09/26/2018
Jumpseat Radio 069 Conversations from the Cornfield In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington, welcomes back Robert Piparo and Nick Dinges for the second podcast recorded from Illinois. This episode was recorded on the same night as podcast 068 and takes it to the next level. Listen in as the three talk about: Fire Behavior Firefighter Behavior Flashover Can Lessons Learned
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 067 Firefighters are NOT Special 08/10/2018
Jumpseat Radio 067 Firefighters are NOT Special Welcome back to the Jumpseat Radio Podcast. In this week’s episode host Ryan Pennington welcomes back a Robert Piparo. Pip is on location somewhere on the east coast with a special mission. He joins Ryan to talk about how firefighters are normal folks who perform in extraordinary conditions.
info_outline Jumpseat radio 064 Hating the Firehouse 04/07/2018
Jumpseat radio 064 Hating the Firehouse In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington, welcomes John Dixon back to have a conversation about dealing with a rut. Ryan and John engage in a passionate conversation about inside the firehouse fixes for someone who is in a rut and needs help pulling themselves up.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 063 We are NOT perfect Firefighters 03/30/2018
Jumpseat Radio 063 We are NOT perfect Firefighters In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes in John Hayowky and Chris Baker to talk about the pressure of trying to hard on the fireground. Ryan and guest give some context to those firefighters who suffer the affects of peer pressure in their tasks while responding to emergencies.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 062 The Darkside of the Firehouse 12/15/2017
Jumpseat Radio 062 The Darkside of the Firehouse In this episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington uses the analogy of the Star Wars movies to discuss firefighters attitudes around the Firehouse. Firefighters, like all other people, experience highs and low throughout their lives. It is important for firefighters to seek out the positives and keep their attention on the mission.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 060 Building Construction with James Johnson 05/26/2017
Jumpseat Radio 060 Building Construction with James Johnson Jumpseat Radio 060 Building Construction with James Johnson In this week's episode of Jumpseat Radio host, Ryan Pennington welcomes James Johnson from Vancouver Canada Fire Department. James is a FDIC instructor who covers building construction for the street level firefighter. Topics covered include Why there are more than 5 types of construction What's behind those walls Top 3 things to learn about building construction James Twitter can be found Here: https://twitter.com/ffjamesjohnson
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 059 Normalization of Deviance with John Dixon 05/19/2017
Jumpseat Radio 059 Normalization of Deviance with John Dixon In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington Welcomes back John Dixon for a talk on his topic of the Normalization of Deviance. John has spent years researching how firefighters use excuses to rationalize the deviation from standard safety practice. This episode is full of useful takeaways that every level of firefighters can learn and apply today ! Johns Twitter https://twitter.com/InstructorDixon Johns Website https://instructorjohndixon.com/ This episode welcomes a new sponsor. Vanguard Safety Wear, the maker of the MK-1 structural firefighting glove. Vanguards facebook page https://www.facebook.com/VanguardSafetyWear
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 058: Live from Indianapolis Airport with Frank and Doug 04/28/2017
Jumpseat Radio 058: Live from Indianapolis Airport with Frank and Doug Jumpseat Radio 058 Live interview with Frank Viscso and Doug Mitchell On this weeks Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington sits down with two fire service leaders while on delay at Indianapolis International Airport. Listen in as these fire service leaders have a great conversation about fire ground operations, Leadership, and FDIC. This weeks episode my not have the best audio quality due to the location and some technical difficulties with recorder. May need to adjust your volume during the podcast.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 057 PIO with Kevin Sur 02/19/2017
Jumpseat Radio 057 PIO with Kevin Sur Jumpseat Radio 057 PIO with Kevin Sur In this weeks edition of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes his good friend, and PIO Master, Kevin Sur. Kevin travels around the world serving in multiple roles with local, state, and federal government agencies preparing for emergencies. Kevin is a Social Media Master that teaches the benefits and uses of the multiple platforms to different agencies. In this podcast Ryan and Kevin talk about: Benefits of social media How jumpseat riders can use social media correctly Explore resources where firefighters can find FREE education Shares some history of the Hawaiian Fire Service. Join in as the two high energy educators sit down for a view from the jumpseat. Kevin T. Sur serves as an Emergency Management Instructor for Ohio Emergency Management Agency, as well as an Instructor for the National Disaster Preparedness Training Center (NDPTC), and in the External Affairs Cadre at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA). Previously, he has served as a Program Officer-4 for the Cuyahoga County Office of Emergency Management overseeing all Training/Outreach/Education/Exercises for Public Safety & Justice Services, Deputy Fire Chief at North Randall Fire and Bazetta Fire.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 056: Hangout with the Jumpseat Nation 12/19/2016
Jumpseat Radio 056: Hangout with the Jumpseat Nation In this week's episode of Jumpseat Radio Host Ryan Pennington welcomes various firefighters from around the globe for a google hangout session where they talk shop. From Amsterdam to Oregon the crew joins in to talk shop!
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 055- Eliminating Excuses with Pip from 555 Fitness 12/07/2016
Jumpseat Radio 055- Eliminating Excuses with Pip from 555 Fitness In this week's episode of Jumpseat Radio host,Ryan Pennington,welcomes Pip from 555 Fitness. Ryan and Pip spend an hour talking about all things fire, fitness, and getting your fire station motivated to get fit!!!
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 052 Rekindling the Podcast with John Dixon 11/22/2016
Jumpseat Radio 052 Rekindling the Podcast with John Dixon Welcome back to the podcast for the hose totin, saw running, street level firefighters. We are BACK! After a one year break the jumpseat podcast is back and better than ever. In this episode host Ryan Pennington welcomes John Dixon on the show to fire up the JumpseatNation! Ryan and John share some insight on how to rekindle you passion for the fire service. Make sure to follow Ryan on twitter @JumpseatViews Make sure to Follo John on twitter @InstructorDixon
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 051: Credit belongs to……. 01/28/2016
Jumpseat Radio 051: Credit belongs to……. It’s back! Jumpseat Radio returns with a vengeance! This week episode host Ryan Pennington shares some insight from two new books. Episode 51 we share a powerful speech from President Rosevelt and how it applies to social media of today!
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 051: 3 Clues a home is full of Heavy Content 11/03/2015
Jumpseat Radio 051: 3 Clues a home is full of Heavy Content In this episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington shares 3 cues and clues that a home is full of heavy content. Heavy Content is a politically correct term used for first responders to identify and communicate findings of Hoarding in a respectful way. Using Heavy Content will describe the condition of the building and NOT the occupant.
info_outline Keynote Speech from the Southern Alberta Fire Conference 10/22/2015
Keynote Speech from the Southern Alberta Fire Conference Keynote speech from Southern Alberta Fire Conference Keynote.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 050: Stepping up with Frank Viscuso 09/10/2015
Jumpseat Radio 050: Stepping up with Frank Viscuso In this weeks episode of Jumpseat Radio host Ryan Pennington welcomes Deputy Chief Frank Viscuso from Kearny NJ. Frank is a Fire Engineering contributor, author of Step up and Lead, and is a national level speaker on the topic of leadership.
info_outline Jumpseat Radio 046 Interview with the Swedish Fire Nerd Lars Ågerstrand 09/02/2015
Jumpseat Radio 046 Interview with the Swedish Fire Nerd Lars Ågerstrand In this weeks episode host Ryan Pennington sits down with Lars Ågerstrand from the Varnamo Fire and Rescue Service Sweden. Lars travels the globe training firefighters on fire dynamics. His science based approach to fire is a must see in the fire service!