Fire Officer: Principles and Practice Enhanced 3/e


IAFC, NFPA, Michael Ward

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) are pleased to bring you the Enhanced Third Edition of Fire Officer: Principles and Practice, the next step in the evolution of Fire Officer I and II training.

Covering the entire spectrum of the 2014 Edition of NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, the Enhanced Third Edition includes the following updates:

  • Separation of Fire Officer I and II Level content throughout the textbook and student, instructor, and technology resources.
  • The latest developments in social media and media relations; NIST research on fire dynamics; fire fighter safety and health issues; and fireground accountability and rapid intervention practices.
  • A reorganization of chapters to improve course delivery, including a new chapter on Rules of Engagement.
  • New end-of-chapter tools, including Fire Captain (Fire Officer II) activities and comprehensive case studies that progress within each chapter throughout the textbook.
  • All new Voices of Experience essays and Near-Miss Reports. Addresses the course objectives for FESHE's Principles of Fire and Emergency Service Administration model curriculum.

Build the next generation of great fire service leaders with Fire Officer: Principles and Practice.

Each new print copy of Fire Officer: Principles and Practice also includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, and a dashboard that reports actionable data.

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Table of Contents: Chapter 1 Introduction to Fire Officer Chapter 2 Preparing for Promotion Chapter 3 Fire Fighters and the Fire Officer Chapter 4 Fire Officer Communications Chapter 5 Safety and Risk Management Chapter 6 Understanding People: Management Concepts Chapter 7 Leading the Fire Company Chapter 8 Training and Coaching Chapter 9 Evaluation and Discipline Chapter 10 Organized Labor and the Fire Officer Chapter 11 Working in the Community Chapter 12 Handling Problems, Conflicts, and Mistakes Chapter 13 Preincident Planning and Code Enforcement Chapter 14 Budgeting Chapter 15 Managing Incidents Chapter 16 Rules of Engagement Chapter 17 Fire Attack Chapter 18 Fire Cause Determination Chapter 19 Crew Resource Management Appendix A An Extract from: NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, 2014 Edition Appendix B NFPA 1021 Correlation Guide Appendix C Introduction to Fire and Emergency Services (FESHE) Correlation Guide

SpecificationsJones & Bartlett, 2015
8 1/2" x 11" softcover
438 pages
ISBN: 9781284068368

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