Company Officer -
This book was
developed to assist paid and volunteer
firefighters in the quest to become fire
officers. Based on NFPA 1021, Standard for
Fire Officer Professional Competency, 2003
Edition, this updated book features vital
information for those who seek certification
as Fire Officer I or II.
Emergency Medical Response to
Hazardous Materials Incidents - This text explores the
medical aspects of hazardous material response including the initial
response, chemical and toxicological information, effects on body systems --
injury and treatment, physiology and treatments of common poisonings.
Encyclopedia of Fire Protection
- Designed as an
informative reference manual for the beginning fire protection/ engineering
student or practicing professional, Encyclopedia of Fire Protection, 2nd
Edition is a useful tool for classroom training or as a handy desk
Exam Preparation for
Firefighter I & II - Exam Preparation for
Firefighter I & II offers aspiring firefighters the essential practice they
need to successfully pass any certification exam.
Firefighting and Emergency Response - This comprehensive
training manual provides you with need to know information critical for
development of Firefighter I and II skills, as well as practical advice
necessary for proficiency on the job.
Firefighter's Handbook: HazMat
- An ideal option for fire
departments, academies, and schools in which hazardous materials topics are
taught in a separate course, Hazardous Materials Handbook: Awareness &
Operations Levels meets the requirements set forth by the 2008 edition of
NFPA Standard 472.
Firefighting Strategies and Tactics
- This comprehensive text
is an ideal building block for aspiring fire officers and an essential
review for experienced command officers. Incident command requires
background knowledge and application skills in all phases of strategy and
tactics - knowing what needs to be done as well as the how it is going to be
Fire Officer's Legal Handbook
- This all-inclusive legal reference includes discussions, cases and examples
that will truly speak to a variety of fire chiefs and officers, municipal
officials, emergency managers, and attorneys. The book includes explanations
of laws as they relate to firefighting, and covers a broad range of topics
including negligence, due process and discipline, Internet privacy, civil
liability, employee issues such as drug testing, rescue doctrine, fireground
search and seizure, and much more.
Fire Prevention, Inspection and Code
Enforcement, 3E - This book features
step-by-step explanations and practical examples of the use of model
building and fire prevention codes, including detailed information on the
legal, economic, and political aspects of the fire inspection process.
First Responder Handbook: Law
Enforcement Edition - This book focuses on
first responder education for law enforcement personnel, and offers
important concepts, skills, and procedures that enable law enforcement
officers to provide quality emergency medical care are offered, including
safety and ethical considerations, patient care principles, emergency
response tactics, and first responder reactions to incidents involving
Fundamentals of Basic
Emergency Care - Updated to reflect the
most current cardiac information, the second edition of Fundamentals of
Basic Emergency Care offers a rich learning solution for EMT-Basics with the
addition of four new chapters, this innovative book teaches EMT skills
through problem-based learning, an approach that presents material in a
practical manner and promotes critical thinking.
General Aviation Firefighting For Structural Firefighters
- This text provides the
basic training material for learning how to deal effectively and safely with
a general aviation incident.
Hazardous Materials Air
Monitoring and Detection Devices - Updated to the 2007 Edition of NFPA
standard 472, Hazardous Materials Air Monitoring/Detection Devices explains
technical information in an easy to understand manner, and provides HazMat
teams with a thorough guide to effective air monitoring in emergency
Hazardous Materials Chemistry
- The second edition of
Hazardous Materials Chemistry explores basic principles of chemistry and
toxicology so that first responders can efficiently identify a chemical
hazard, anticipate potential outcomes, and make safe and informed decisions.
Hazardous Materials Field Guide
- Thoroughly updated for
the second edition, the Hazardous Materials Field Guide provides critical
information for emergency responders on the scene of an incident.
Incidents, Third Edition - Keeping hazardous
materials responders up-to-date with national concerns and emerging
technologies, Hazardous Materials Incidents, 3E continues to provide
practical knowledge of how to effectively and safely respond to hazardous
Introduction to Fire
Pump Operations - Thoroughly updated to the
2003 Edition of NFPA Standard 1002 Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator
Professional Qualifications, it teaches readers to efficiently, effectively,
and safely operate and maintain fire pumps.
Legal Considerations for Fire
and Emergency Services - Written by a lawyer who
is also an experienced firefighter, this book examines the most challenging
legal issues confronting firefighters and emergency service personnel today.
Management In The Fire Service -
systematic guidance to help you implement
enhanced leadership and decision-making
Managing Fireworks Displays
- From planning and
pre-event activities to post-operations procedures Managing Fireworks
Displays covers the entire process of safely and effectively executing
Mastering the CPAT, A
Comprehensive Guide - This exceptional resource
provides aspiring firefighters with the information needed to pass the
Candidate Physical Ability Test.
Preparing for Biological Terrorism, An
Emergency Service Guide - Preparing for Biological
Terrorism contains vitally important information to guide local agencies in
their efforts to secure and coordinate the influx of state and federal
resources before, during, and after an attack.
Principles of Fire Behavior
- This book covers the four
forms of fire: diffusion flames, smoldering, spontaneous combustion, and
premixed flames. An excellent book for
courses in fire science, architecture, and engineering alike.
Principles of Fire Prevention
- Principles of Fire
Prevention addresses our nation's efforts at fire prevention and the
importance of reducing fire loss, and it helps readers understand the value
of fire prevention, protection and associated programs.
Study Guide for the Firefighter Interview
- The book describes the
importance of interview preparation and outlines several areas that require
background knowledge and research. It also provides a
framework to structure your overall preparation in order to avoid canned
answers and emphasize your unique qualifications, leading to success in
acquiring the job.
Visual Dictionary Of Firefighting Tools
- Designed especially for
visual learners, the Visual Dictionary of Firefighting Tools is a one-stop
resource containing definitions for various tools utilized in search and
rescue, as well as other resources critical to incident response. Photos and graphics
accompany the terms and definitions for easy identification. A handy reference for
firefighters, fire officers and instructors, this book will fit into any
classroom or fire department.
Wildland Firefighting Practices
- This new,
well-illustrated text describes in detail all aspects of wildland
firefighting. Written in a clear, "how
to" style by a seasoned fire officer, it provides a comprehensive
explanation of all the skills a firefighter needs to operate effectively
against any type of wildland blaze.
CD-ROMs and Software
Firefighter Job Performance Requirements
CD-ROM - Designed to reinforce the hands-on
skills required in Firefighter I & II training, this interactive CD-ROM
takes classroom training to a new level. With gaming-quality animations that
present realism and detail, this CD outlines the Job Performance
Requirements (JPRs) required by NFPA Standard 1001 and introduced in the
Firefighter’s Handbook: Essentials of Firefighting & Emergency Response, 2E.