Academy

The purpose of Cold Cut Academy is to develop knowledge about firefighting with cutting extinguishers together with fire services and to spread and demonstrate that knowledge to fire services through first-class training and cooperation with fire service authorities.

Cobra Instructor Course

Cobra Instructor Course

The Cobra Instructor Course is a 3-day training course. By the end of the course, attendees will be able to train and develop Cobra operators to use Cobra equipment safely and effectively. The course is aimed at Fire Behaviour instructors who will be required to train...

The Cobra Method SAVE

The Cobra Method SAVE

S = Scan. Scan means that you should gather information from all available sources and use all your senses and experience. Scan with a thermal imaging camera, use your bare eyes, drones, collect information from the property owner, look at floor plans, and get local...

Cobra Officer Course

Cobra Officer Course

The aim of the Cobra Officer course is to give incident commanders and other decision makers a good understanding of how to integrate the Cobra SAVE method into their firefighting tactics. The duration of the Cobra Officer Course is 4 hours. Students passing the Cobra...

CFD simulations of the Cutting extinguisher

CFD simulations of the Cutting extinguisher

Abstract SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden 2014 Robert Svensson, Johan Lindström, Raúl Ochoterena,Michael Försth Developing tactics for extinguishing fires located in structures is needed. Nowadays, the most commonly procedure employed by most fire brigades...

Safety Distance when using Cobra

Safety Distance when using Cobra

Abstract Cold Cut Systems has evaluated what safety distances should be applied when using the cutting extinguisher. The safety distances should be considered a guideline and adapted to each organization's own practical application. The safety distances communicated...

Cutting‐extinguishing Watermist Systems

Cutting‐extinguishing Watermist Systems

FPA Technical Division A report produced by the Fire Protection Association commissioned by Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service 4/25/2013 Executive Summary Prior to this study Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service had good evidence for the firefighting...

Cutting Extinguishing Concept

Cutting Extinguishing Concept

2010 Södra Älvsborg Fire & Rescue Service (SERF) in collaboration with the SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden has conducted scientific studies based on reported and documented experiences from almost ten years’ practical implementation of the Cutting...

Scientific spray characterization of the cutting extinguisher

Scientific spray characterization of the cutting extinguisher

This study, from 2012, presents the first experimental measurement of the droplet diameters from a cutting extinguisher, the coldcut™ cobra. The results show that the spray from a cutting extinguisher is characterized by very small droplets. These measurements confirm...

coldcut™ cobra – Research and Method Summary

coldcut™ cobra – Research and Method Summary

Summary The Cobra ultra-high pressure water jet firefighting system is a Swedish invention that is used to fight fires both on land and at sea. The main application allows firefighters to fight fire in a modern, efficient and effective way from a safer location. Cobra...

Our Senior Instructors

Our Senior Instructors

Our experienced Senior Cobra Instructors help us spread the knowledge of how the Cobra cutting extinguisher can be used in the best way. They assist us in everything from holding Cobra Instructor Courses to participating in method development, demonstrations and...

Cobra Instructor courses 2023

The Cobra instructor course is a 3-day training course. The training venue is Guttasjön, Borås, Sweden. We can also run courses at your training ground. See courses that are open for booking.

Our training facilities

Our courses are conducted in collaboration with our partners at selected training facilities.

Why is Cobra training important?

To get the maximum benefit from your Cobra, we strongly recommend that you have proper training in Cobra usage. With a Cold Cut Academy course you will get an in-depth knowledge of the Cobra Method and in what situations the Cobra is the most suitable tool.

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