Recruiting, Training, And Maintaining Volunteer Fire Fighters, Third Edition Looks At The Many Challenges Facing Today’S Volunteer Fire Fighter. Providing The History And Background Of Volunteer Fire Fighting, An Overview Of Why Individuals Volunteer, And Planning For The Future, This Is A Must-Have Resource. The Third Edition Also Provides An Extensive Review Of The Importance Of Customer Service And Detailed Coverage Of Fire Department Evaluations And Model Programs.
Proposes changes in the way firefighters gain entry, advance hose-lines and approach compartment (room and space) fires within the confinement of a burning building. Discusses issues such as tactical venting of structures and alternative means of alleviating worsening conditions. Encourages a risk-based approach to interior size-up where the concept of personal risk versus gain must be seriously considered. Cf. P. 47.
Executives by European Foundation for Management Development
A comprehensive training and reference manual used as a textbook in maritime institutions. Addresses the prevention, control, and extinguishing of fires aboard commercial vessels and on offshore drilling rigs. Includes chapters on emergency procedures and equipment as well as case studies of past shipboard fires. Generously illustrated with drawings, photos, diagrams, tables, and checklists. Recommended reading for all maritime personnel and kept both in shipboard reference libraries and in the offices of maritime executives.
Technology & Engineering by International Association of Fire Chiefs
Today's fire fighters respond to all types of crises from fire suppression to medical emergencies to hazardous materials incidents and terrorist attacks. As they answer these calls, it is imperative that no gaps in knowledge compromise their effectiveness or their safety. Fire fighters need up-to-date, comprehensive training materials to thoroughly prepare for any situation that may arise. Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills will set the standard for fire fighter education for years to come. Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills thoroughly supports instructors and prepares students for the job. The text covers the entire spectrum of the 2002 Edition of NFPA 1001, Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications in one volume, eliminating the need for additional texts. The text combines current content with dynamic features and interactive technology to better support instructors and help prepare students. The text is the core of the teaching and learning system with features that will reinforce and expand on the essential information and make information retrieval a snap.Included are time saving tools like PowerPoint presentations, customizable test banks, and web-based distance learning resources to better support you and your students.
Emergency medical services by International Fire Service Training Association
Author: International Fire Service Training Association
Category: Emergency medical services
"The 6th edition is completely revised for todays firefighters and begins the next 35 years of excellence for the manual and for the firefighters who use it. The 6th edition contains all the information and skills needed to meet the requirements for NFPA® 1001: Standard for Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications, 2013 Edition. This manual includes: all new learning objectives, key terms noted in boxes in the margins of each chapter, case histories, and all new review questions in each chapter designed to enhance a students understanding. The content is presented in a single column format proven most effective for reading comprehension for adult learners. Warnings, Cautions, and Safety Alerts emphasize safety at all times for new firefighters mastering basic skills. Skill sheets show safe methods for performing each firefighter skill. Each chapter clearly delineates Fire Fighter I knowledge and skills from Fire Fighter II addressing each in separate sections of the chapters. Photographs are enhanced with graphics, all illustrations are new and improved there are additional tables to make content more relevant for visual learners. Appendix A is a correlation matrix for all NFPA® 1001 JPRs referenced to page numbers for each knowledge and skill requirement.".
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A Complete Facility Fire Brigade Training Solution The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) are pleased to bring you the Second Edition of Facility Fire Brigade: Principles and Practice, a modern integrated teaching and learning system for four levels of a Facility Fire Brigade. These four levels are: Incipient Facility Fire Brigade Member Advanced Exterior Facility Fire Brigade Member Interior Structural Facility Fire Brigade Member Facility Fire Brigade Leader. Today's facility fire brigade members protect all types of facilities. As they answer these calls, it is imperative that no gaps in knowledge compromise their effectiveness or their safety in protecting who they serve. Facility fire brigade members need up-to-date, comprehensive training materials to thoroughly prepare for any situation that may arise. Current Content This text addresses the 2018 Edition of the NFPA 1081, Standard for Facility Fire Brigade Member Professional Qualifications. It also provides essential guidance for compliance with OSHA Regulations 29 CFR § 1910.156, as well as NFPA 600, Standard on Facility Fire Brigades. Dynamic Features The features found in the text will help your students take that extra step toward becoming outstanding fire brigade members. They include: Detailed Case Studies Expanded Skill Drills Advice and encouragement from veteran facility brigade leaders
Market-leading text for Fire Fighter I and Firefighter II training. Completely updated to meet NFPA 1001 objectives, the new 5e has been redesigned offering both students and instructors the most comprehensive package available.