Intro To Fire Protection Eme

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Author by Robert Klinoff
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN : 1284136124
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 466
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Designed For Use Within Courses Based On The Fire And Emergency Services In Higher Education (FESHE) Principles Of Emergency Services Model Curriculum, This New Fifth Edition Will Prepare Readers For A Career In The Fire Or Emergency Services. Introduction To Fire Protection And Emergency Services Provides An Overview Of The Fire Service, From History And Culture To The Basics Of Chemistry And Physics, Fire Protection Systems, And Strategic And Tactical Considerations For Wildland Or Structural Fires. The Fifth Edition Has Also Been Updated To Include New Or Expanded Coverage Of Risk Management, Next Generation (NG) 9-1-1, The U.S. Fire Problem From Local And Federal Perspectives, Wildfire Issues And The Impacts Of Global Warming, And Much More.


Introduction To Fire Protection And Emergency Services

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Author by Robert Klinoff
Genre : Medical
Editor : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN : 9781284032994
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 480
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Designed for use within courses based on the Fire and Emergency Services in Higher Education (FESHE) Principles of Emergency Services model curriculum, this new Fifth Edition will prepare readers for a career in the fire or emergency services. Introduction to Fire Protection and Emergency Services provides an overview of the fire service, from history and culture to the basics of chemistry and physics, fire protection systems, and strategic and tactical considerations for wildland or structural fires. The Fifth Edition has also been updated to include new or expanded coverage of risk management, Next Generation (NG) 9-1-1, the U.S. Fire Problem from local and federal perspectives, wildfire issues and the impacts of global warming, and much more.


Introduction To Fire Protection And Emergency Services

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Author by Robert Klinoff
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN : 9781284180152
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 402
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The sixth edition of Introduction to Fire Protection and Emergency Services meets and exceeds the National Fire Academy's Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) course objectives and outcomes for the Associate's (Core) course called Principles of Emergency Services (C0273). The Sixth Edition delivers future fire service candidates a head start in the competitive selection process by familiarizing students with the selection and training process. In addition, the Sixth Edition provides a comprehensive and concise overview of the broad spectrum of the fire service, from the primary duties of the modern fire department, to emergency incident management, to fire prevention, to department administration. The Sixth Edition reinforces foundational knowledge, including the history and future of the fire service; the chemistry and physics of fire; issues facing the fire and rescue service in the United States; and careers in the fire and emergency services. The entire range of services of the modern fire service is explored, including emergency medical services, hazardous materials response, wildland fires, swiftwater rescue, and urban search and rescue. The Sixth Edition includes: An emphasis on safety and professionalism, which is reinforced through discussions of incident effectiveness, fire fighter ethics, customer service, physical fitness, training, decision making, fire prevention, and behavioral health Organizations that support the fire service are highlighted, including: Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance. Firefighter Cancer Support Network. Leary Firefighter Foundation Discussions on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Repeated Exposure to Trauma (RET) and their effects on fire fighters An expanded discussion of the possible future effects of climate change and the effect on the fire and rescue service


Introduction To Fire Protection

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Author by Robert W. Klinoff
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Delmar Pub
ISBN : 0827372523
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 463
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This book offers a complete introduction to the field of fire protection, technology and the wide range of services provided by both public and private fire departments of today. It covers fighting fires and the provisions of other emergency services, hazardous materials control, fire prevention and public education. Fire chemistry, physics, fire fighting history, resources, training, equipment, systems and management as well as helpful hints for preparing for the fire fighter civil service exam are discussed.(Keywords: Firefighting)ALSO AVAILABLEWorkbook, ISBN: 0-8273-8229-4INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDERInstructor's Guide, ISBN: 0-8273-7253-1Computerized Test Bank, ISBN: 0-7668-0887-4


Occupational Safety And Health In The Emergency Services

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Author by James S. Angle
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN : 9781284035919
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 270
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Designed for use within courses based on the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Occupational Safety and Health for Emergency Services model curriculum, Occupational Safety and Health in the Emergency Services, Fourth Edition provides a comprehensive overview of the many components of occupational safety and health for the emergency services. This textbook provides a historical look at industrial safety and health and how history has impacted the emergency services by providing a safer work environment that reduces first responder deaths and injuries. Occupational Safety and Health in the Emergency Services features a laser-like focus on fire fighter health and safety and details how to stay safe and healthy in a high-risk environment and includes: - Thorough coverage of the "16 Fire Fighter Life safety Initiatives" with emphasis on the positive impact these Initiatives can have when implemented. - Case studies, review and discussion questions, and additional resources for each chapter. - Discussion on the latest research from Underwriters Laboratories (UL) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).


Occupational Safety And Health In The Emergency Services Includes Navigate Advantage Access

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Author by James Angle
Genre : Medical
Editor : Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN : 9781284180251
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 273
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Designed for use within courses based on the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Occupational Safety and Health for Emergency Services model curriculum, Occupational Safety and Health in the Emergency Services, Fifth Edition provides a comprehensive overview of the many components of occupational safety and health for the emergency services.


Fire And Emergency Services Administration Management And Leadership Practices

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Author by L. Charles Smeby Jr.
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN : 9781284042351
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 256
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Fire and Emergency Services Administration: Management and Leadership Practices, Second Edition covers the latest course objectives from the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education’s (FESHE) Bachelor’s Core Level Fire and Emergency Services Administration model curriculum. To effectively lead modern public safety organizations and the various components within them, individuals must possess a solid understanding of the always-changing issues that face the fire and emergency medical services. The second edition of Fire and Emergency Services Administration: Management and Leadership Practices has been completely updated to deliver the very latest information needed to understand these challenges and will assist managers in making the proper decisions that can impact all aspects of their organization. The Second Edition features: Expanded emphasis on management and leadership of EMS operations. Updated budgeting financial strategies, including advice on how to overcome shrinking budgets and economic downturn. New guidance on hiring and diversity. Expanded coverage on training, education, and fire fighter safety. The following features are incorporated throughout the Second Edition: Chapter Objectives: FESHE Objectives and Knowledge Objectives are listed at the beginning of each chapter, including page references. Case Studies: Real-life incidents help stimulate student discussion and highlight important concepts. Facts and Figures: Provides useful and interesting history, facts, and other research relating to the fire and emergency services. Words of Wisdom: Presents powerful and informative quotes from organizational leaders and experts in their fields. Chief Officer Tips: Targeted advice to deal with common administrative issues and introduce techniques to implement change. Chapter Activities: End-of-chapter Fire and EMS activities reinforce important concepts and improve students’ comprehension.


Robertson S Introduction To Fire Prevention

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Author by Mike T. Love
Genre : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Prentice Hall
ISBN : 0133843270
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 304
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Introduction to Fire Prevention, Eighth Edition, presents a broad-based look at fire prevention, including arson suppression, fire safety education, and code enforcement. For information on teaching and learning resources available with this text, please contact your Brady representative. Teaching and Learning Experience: Meets the FESHE curriculum learning objectives and includes color photographs, key terms, and a list of objectives for each chapter Provides strong coverage of fire prevention history, along with the latest information on fire prevention research, statistics, and more


Principles Of Fire Behavior And Combustion

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Author by Richard Gann
Genre : Medical
Editor : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN : 9781284056105
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 309
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Based on the National Fire Academy’s Fire Behavior and Combustion model curriculum. Without a comprehensive grasp of how fires start and spread, informed decisions on how to best control and extinguish fires can not be made. Principles of Fire Behavior and Combustion, Fourth Edition will provide readers with a thorough understanding of the chemical and physical properties of flammable materials and fire, the combustion process, and the latest in suppression and extinguishment. The Fourth Edition of this time-tested resource is the most current and accurate source of fire behavior information available to fire science students and on-the-job fire fighters today.


Fire And Emergency Services Safety And Survival

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Author by Travis Ford
Genre : Political Science
Editor : Pearson
ISBN : 0134323335
Type Books : PDF & Epub
File Pages : 400
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Written with both students and career fire service professionals in mind, Fire and Emergency Services Safety and Survival incorporates the FESHE guidelines and outcomes for the Principles of Fire and Emergency Services Safety and Survival course Modern solutions, procedures, and recommendations that put safety first The Fire service has long been considered a profession plagued with a history of unavoidable tragedy. As the number of line-of-duty deaths and injuries continues to be staggering year after year, Fire and Emergency Services Safety and Survival exposes the false mentality of "doing whatever it takes" and provides solutions for both the individual and fire department. Built around the 16 Life Safety Initiatives developed by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, each chapter is written by a contributor with extensive expertise on the topic, incorporates FESHE and NFPA references guidelines, and helps readers understand how to execute procedures and recommendations for putting safety first. Filled with modern solutions, attainable goals, and real-life examples, the text asks each reader to challenge the existing attitudes toward safety and commit to making a change.