Kansas City Fire Department
Chad Dailey has been employed with the Kansas City Missouri Fire Department since 1991. He has held the rank of Firefighter I and II, EMT, Haz-Mat ops and was promoted to the rank of Company Officer in 2000. He has been the captain of Technical Rescue 9 for the past 15 years. Dailey was a member and instructor, for Missouri Task Force One, the Federal USAR team from 1999 – 2014. Prior to retiring from the task force, he received promotions to Rescue Squad and Safety Officer. He was deployed to New York, City following the attacks on 9/11/2001, and to New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina and several other natural disasters/incidents during tenure. Read More...
Dailey is a Missouri State Fire Instructor I and instructor for MU FRTI: Introduction to Technical Rescue (ropes and confined space), Structural Collapse Technician, Trench Collapse Technician, thermal imaging and many other classes. Chad has also been an instructor for Brotherhood Instructors, LLC., since 2010. Teaching Basic Firefighting Principles (forcible entry, RIT, truck-ops, man in machine) and is the co-owner of O’Byrne Fire Ground Training, LLC.
• 8 Hours
This class combines a lively presentation and discussion of elevator rescues with hands-on training. Participants will learn necessary procedures for safely executing an elevator emergency rescue. Skills presented will include step-by-step instructions on how to perform an elevator rescue of trapped occupants prior to entering the hoistway. During the hands-on portion, attendees will visit an example site with a hydraulic, cable, and machine room less (MRL) elevator. This class is designed to benefit all firefighters that could be involved with this type of rescue.