Fundamentals of Technical Rescue available in Paperback
Learn essential technical rescue know-how with Fundamentals of Technical Rescue! Beginning with an introduction to technical rescue and progressing through discussions of tools and equipment, incident management, and conducting search operations, this text will introduce students to all aspects of the rescue process and the various environments in which they may be carried out. Fundamentals of Technical Rescue presents in-depth coverage of structural collapse, confined space and trench rescue, vehicle rescue, and water and wilderness rescue to allow students to approach any rescue situation confidently. Fundamentals of Technical Rescue includes coverage of both the awareness level requirements found in the 2009 Edition of NFPA 1670, Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents and Level I requirements found in the 2008 Edition of NFPA 1006, Standard for Technical Rescuer Professional Qualifications.
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of Contents
Chapter1 Introduction to Technical Rescue Chapter2 Technical Rescue Vehicles and Equipment Chapter3 Rescue Incident Management Chapter4 Search Operations and Victim Management Chapter5 Introduction to Technical Rope Rescue Chapter6 Structural Collapse Search and Rescue Chapter7 Confined-Space Search and Rescue Chapter8 Trench and Excavation Search and Rescue Chapter9 Vehicle and Machinery Search and Rescue Chapter10 Water Search and Rescue Chapter11 Wilderness Search and Rescue