Michael Ciampo


MICHAEL N. CIAMPO is a 29-year veteran of the fire service and a lieutenant in the Fire Department of New York. Previously, he served with the District of Columbia Fire Department. He has a bachelor’s degree in fire science from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City. He is the lead instructor for the FDIC Truck Essentials H.O.T. program. He wrote the Ladder chapter and co-authored the Ventilation chapter for Fire Engineering’s Handbook for Firefighter I and II (Fire Engineering, 2009). He is featured in “Training Minutes” truck company videos on www.fireengineering.com and is the author of the Fire Engineering monthly column “On Fire” and the training video “Bread & Butter Operatons: Portable Ladders.”

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