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Firefighting Strategies And Tactics / Edition 3

Firefighting Strategies And Tactics / Edition 3

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781284036435
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date: 12/31/2013
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 490
Sales rank: 393,191
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

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