Firefighting Strategies & Tactics, 3rd Edition

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ISBN: 9781284036435

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Overview

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 residential More »

Description

ISBN: 9781284036435

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 residential dwellings, the Third Edition covers best practices to safely and effectively manage fires in residential dwellings, commercial buildings, high-rises, places of assembly, vehicles, and in the wild.

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.

Table of Contents

1 History of Fire Service Strategies and Tactics
2 Fire Fighter Safety
3 Incident Management Systems
4 Coordination and Control
5 Basic Building Construction
6 Fire Dynamics
7 Preincident Planning
8 Extinguishing Agents
9 Built-in Fire Protection
10 Company Operations
11 One- and Two-Family Dwellings
12 Multiple-Family Dwellings
13 Commercial Buildings
14 Places of Assembly
15 High-Rise Office Buildings
16 Vehicle Fires
17 Wildfires
18 Special Fires
19 After the Incident
20 Putting it All Together

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