Fire Officer S Handbook Of Tactics

Author: John Norman
Publisher: PennWell Books
ISBN: 1593700792
Size: 58.81 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Modern firefighting is a continually evolving science with new technologies constantly being applied to the fire service. In the latest edition of this perennial favorite, Norman examines these new technologies and how they affect fire ground tactics. He also details the new role firefighters play in homeland security.

Fire Officer

Author: Michael Ward
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763722470
Size: 40.68 MB
Format: PDF
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Fire Officer: Principles and Practice covers NFPA 1021, Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, 2003 Edition for the Fire Officer I & II levels, from fire officer communications to managing fire incidents. 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. It combines current content with dynamic features and interactive technology to better support instructors and help prepare future fire officers for any situation that may arise.

Fire Department Incident Safety Officer

Author: David Dodson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1418009423
Size: 21.30 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The best way to reduce firefighter injuries and deaths at incidents is the appointment of a well-prepared proactive Incident Safety Officer(ISO). This book primes aspiring and current Safety Officers to meet and exceed the specific job functions outlined in the 2007 Edition of NFPA 1521: Standard for Fire Department Safety Officer, as well as to aggressively pursue the operation of a highly efficient safety program. Extensively revised, the second edition of Fire Department Incident Safety Officer incorporates topics specifically focused on further developing and improving existing safety programs. Fundamental coverage of job functions for successful handling of incidents involving hazardous materials, technical rescue, wildland fire, and other disasters is accompanied by explanations of the critical skills required to be a proficient Safety Officer, including the processes of reading smoke, anticipating risk, predicting building collapse, and improving firefighter rehabilitation. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Fire Department Incident Safety Officer

Author: David W. Dodson
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284041956
Size: 12.99 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The third edition of Fire Department Incident Safety Officer has been thoroughly updated to cover the latest trends, information, and best-practices needed by current and aspiring Incident Safety Officers (ISO’s). Developed in partnership with the Fire Department Safety Officer’s Association and based on the 2015 Edition of NFPA 1521, Standard for Fire Department Safety Officer Professional Qualifications, this authoritative resource focuses uniquely on the roles, responsibilities, and duties for fire service officers assigned to the incident command staff position of safety officer. From smoke reading to alternative energy sources to green construction buildings, Fire Department Incident Safety Officer, Third Edition is loaded with up-to-date information needed to keep fire department members safe, including: A new chapter dedicated to the Incident Safety Officer at Training Drills and Special Events Entire chapters devoted to important topics like reading smoke, reading buildings,


Size: 29.18 MB
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The Municipal Year Book 1992

Author: Jane S.
Publisher: International City/County Management Association(ICMA)
ISBN: 9780873269674
Size: 37.50 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6661
Covers management issues and trends, intergovernmental relationships, staffing, compensation, and statistics