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Name the 8 basic battle wounds.
- Sucking chest wound
- Smoke inhalation
- Facial wounds
- Abdominal wounds
- Compound fractures
- Electrical shock
What is the difference between a compound fracture and a simple fracture?
In a compound fracture, the bone protrudes from the skin
Symptoms of 1st degree burn.
Symptoms of 2nd degree burn.
Blistering, most painful
Symptoms of 3rd degree burn.
Charred skin, nerve damage
What are the 3 main types of stretchers?
- Army pole litter
Blue pipes =
Yellow/black pipes =
Green/red pipes =
Red/blue pipes =
How many repair lockers do we have onboard Nimitz?
What does CCOL stand for?
Compartment check off list
Least amount of protection
All Y and X fittings closed. Fittings left open for more than 24 hours must be logged in DC central
- All X, Y, and Z fittings closed.
- Maximum protection
Vital water fittings
Circle William fittings.
What comprises the fire triangle?
What comprises the fire tetrahedron?
- Chemical reaction
What are the 4 stages of a fire?
- Fully developed
Class A fires.
Agent to use
- White smoke
- Anything that creates ash
Class B fires.
Agent to use
- Black smoke
Class C fires.
Agent to use
- Blue smoke
- Electrical fire
Class D fires.
Agent to use
- Different smoke
- Combustible metals
What is direct firefighting?
Applying agent directly on fire
What is indirect firefighting?
Bouncing off overhead/bulkheads/objects
What are the 3 type is shoring and which is strongest?
- H - weakest
- I - strongest
What two types of wood are used for shoring? Size?
- Douglas fir
- Yellow pine
- 4x4 beams
- Length should not exceed 30x minimum butt thickness
What is de-smoking?
Replacing 95% of smoke in a space with fresh air
What does EWARP stand for?
Emergency water activated repair patch
What is the max PSI of EWARP, soft patch, and jubilee patch?
- EWARP and soft patch = 150 PSI
- Jubilee patch = 100 PSI
What are the 2 sizes of steel shoring? What can they withstand?
- 3'x5' - 20k lbs contracted 12k extended
- 6'x11' - 20k lbs contracted 6k extended
Describe a CO2 extinguisher
- 15 lbs
- 4-6 feet
- 40 seconds continuous
Describe a PKP extinguisher
Describe an AFFF extinguisher
- 15 feet diminishing
- 2 1/2 gallons
- 55-65 seconds
- 100 PSI
What is the NFTI? Operation and modes?
- Naval firefighting thermal imager
- Black = cold, white = hot
- Pan and chop modes
What are the two types of educators?
- S-type - basket strainer
- Perijet - 6 jets
What is an ESP? Powered by?
- Electrical submersible pump
Describe the 2 standard sizes of fire hoses?
- 1 1/2 inch
- 2 1/2 inch
- Both 50' long
What powers a box fan?
What powers a ram fan?
What does SCBA stand for?
Self contained breathing apparatus
What does EEBD stand for? Duration?
- Emergency escape breathing device
- 10 minutes
What does PECU stand for?
- Portable exothermic cutting unit
- Cuts 10k degrees
What kind of firemain system is onboard Nimitz?
How many firemains do we have onboard Nimitz and what kind?
- 23 total
- 19 electric
- 4 steam
What is the outgoing circuit from DC central to all repair lockers?
What is the emergency communications circuit?
What does MOPP stand for?
Mission oriented protective posture
What type of gas mask and canister do we use? How long is it good for?
- MCU-2P w/ C-2 canister
- 30 days in contaminated environment
- 60 days non-contaminated
- 1 blood agent
What is a tourniquet?
The most effective method to stop bleeding but used as a last resort
Symptoms of heat exhaustion
- Rapid pulse
- Shallow breathing
- Moist clammy skin
- Dilated pupils
Symptoms of heat stroke
- Rapid pulse
- Constricted pupils
- Hot dry skin
- Rapid deep breathing
- Keel - backbone of the ship
- Frames - ribs of the ship
- Hull plates - skin of the ship
- Decks - floors
Where are repair lockers: 2, 3, 4, & 5?
- All on the 2nd deck
- 2: fwd of fwd mess decks port side
- 3: aft of XO p-way
- 4: port side fwd galley mess line
- 5: fwd of aft mess line port side
Where are repaid lockers: 1F, 1B, 1A?
- All located on the hangar deck
- 1F: hangar bay 1 port side
- 1B: hangar bay 2 port side
- 1A: hangar bay 3 starboard side
Where are repair lockers: 7F, 7B, 7A?
- All on the 03 level
- 7F: port side fwd of CAG pway
- 7B: starboard near CO pway
- 7A: starboard side near PR shop
Describe circle x-ray.
Permission is not needed to go through but must be closed when not in use
Describe circle zebra
Battle messing route, COs permission needed to open
Describe Modified zebra
All X Y and Z fittings are closed from a specific deck and below
- Black D with red Z inside
- Set for darken ship 30min prior to sunset
How many readiness conditions are there?
Readiness condition 1
GQ, all repair lockers manned and all BDS
Readiness condition 2
Modified GQ, flying squad and specific repair lockers manned
Readiness condition 3
Only flying squad responds
Traffic pattern for GQ
- Up and forward starboard side
- Down and aft port side
What are boundaries?
Used to prevent the spread of damage
Airtight doors and scuttle require how many dogs?
Water tight scuttle dogs?
Water tight hatch dogs?
What is progressive flooding?
Flooding is spreading from space to space causing free flow effect
What is cross flooding?
Flooding is equally distributed on both side of the ship
What should you not use an EWARP on?
- Potable water
How do you activate an EWARP?
- Soak in water for 20 seconds and apply
- Cute time is 30 min
Name some shoring tools
- Carpenters square
- Measuring tape
Describe a wedge
- Made of wood or steel
- Length no to exceed 6x butt thickness
What is a shole?
Flat plate which is placed under the end if a shore to distribute weight and pressure. Wood or steel
What is a strong back?
Bar or beam of wood or metal used to distribute pressure or to serve to anchor a patch over a hole
How many educators do we have onboard?
- 13 total
- 12 main
- 1 secondary
What is the primary and secondary purpose of the P-100 pump?
- Primary - fire fighting
- Secondary - dewatering
What is the hook up order for pumps and educators?
- Reverse order to take down
How many SCBAs are there and their durations.
What are the two sizes of vari-nozzles?
What are the 3 forms of communication during GQ?
- Hydra radio
- Message blanks
- Sound powered circuit
What does ACPG stand for? How long is it good for?
- Advance chemical protective garment
- 24 hrs in contaminated environment
- 45 days open
What does the M256A1 test for?
Blood, blister, and nerve
What does M8 paper test for?
- H-type blister
What color is a positive reaction on M9 paper?
What are 3 ways to stop bleeding?
- Direct pressure
- Indirect pressure - using pressure point
How do you treat shock?
How many pressure points do we have total?
How do you treat burns?
Spaces: A C E F
- A- stowage
- C- controlling
- E- engineering
- F- fuel
Spaces: G J K L
- G- gasoline
- J- JP-5
- K- hazmat
- L- living space
Spaces: M Q T V W
- M- magazine
- Q- misc
- T- trunk
- V- void
- W- water
What is the CFM for box fan?
What is the FPM for the ram fan?
What are the 3 sizes of face pieces for SCBA mask?
- Small - green
- Large - black
- Extra large - red
What is the mixture percentage for AFFF
- 94% water
- 6% AFFF concentrate
How many fixed CO2 systems are there?
What GPM does electric and steam run at?
- Electric - 1000 GPM
- Steam - 2000 GPM
What counters nerve agent?
What counters anthropine?
2 PAM Chloride