Firefighting Strategies And Tactics / Edition 3 available in Paperback
Now in its Third Edition, Firefighting Strategies and Tactics is the fire service's most complete and comprehensive "strategies and tactics" resource available for fire service professionals. This textbook offers clear, systematic guidance on how to take control of the fireground - even under the most adverse conditions. In addition to wildland fires, the Third Edition covers best practices to safely and effectively manage fires in residential dwellings, commercial buildings, high-rises, places of assembly, and vehicles.
Firefighting Strategies and Tactics, Third Edition features:
Complete coverage of the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Strategies and Tactics model curriculum.
New and improved chapter organization, including a new chapter dedicated to Pre-Fire Planning.
End-of-chapter case studies that help students apply what they have learned.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)|
Table of Contents
Chapter1 History of Fire Service Strategies and Tactics Chapter2 Fire Fighter Safety Chapter3 Incident Management Systems Chapter4 Coordination and Control Chapter5 Basic Building Construction Chapter6 Fire Dynamics Chapter7 Preincident Planning Chapter8 Extinguishing Agents Chapter9 Built-in Fire Protection Chapter10 Company Operations Chapter11 One- and Two-Family Dwellings Chapter12 Multiple-Family Dwellings Chapter13 Commercial Buildings Chapter14 Places of Assembly Chapter15 High-Rise Office Buildings Chapter16 Vehicle Fires Chapter17 Wildfires Chapter18 Special Fires Chapter19 After the Incident Chapter20 Putting it All Together AppendixA FESHE Correlation Guide for Strategy and Tactics