Brannigan's Building Construction for the Fire Service

Author: Glenn P. Corbett,Francis L. Brannigan

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449641954

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 486

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For over forty years, Brannigan s Building Construction of the Fire Service has been the fire service s most trusted and comprehensive building construction resource available. Now in its Fifth Edition, this bestselling resource continues to honor Frank Brannigan s legacy by continuing his passion for detail and extensive practical experience. His motto, Know your buildings, impacts every aspect of this text. This Fifth Edition now features: Coverage of the National Fire Academy s Fire and Emergency Services in Higher Education (FESHE) Building Construction for Fire Protection course objectives, New stand-alone chapter on New, Light, Green (Solar), and Modular Construction, and more. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition."

Brannigan's Building Construction for the Fire Service, Student Workbook

Author: Brannigan,Glenn P. Corbett

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 076374879X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 117

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This resource is designed to encourage critical thinking and aid comprehension of the course material through: Case studies and corresponding questions Figure labeling exercises Matching, fill-in-the-blank, short answer, and multiple-choice questions

Building Construction for the Fire Service

Author: Francis L. Brannigan

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763748852

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 667

View: 5952

Protect against the life-threatening dangers of building collapse! Brannigan's book can save your life! Extensively updated, revised, and expanded, this 3rd edition text shows you how to recognize the signs of building collapse before it happens--so you can get out while there's still time. You'll be informed about critical topics such as: The toxic combustion products of vermin- and moisture-resistant treated wood The outcome of multi-million-dollar lawsuits involving some fire-retardant treated plywood The total collapse hazard to post-tensioned concrete buildings under construction The dynamics of the "stack effect", and more! Photographs and illustrations help you visualize key concepts, so you can spot dangers on the job. A "must" for fire fighters, engineers, and all those concerned with building collapse, this book gives you the facts you need to avoid construction hazards. Work smart... order today!

Organizing for Fire and Rescue Services

Author: Arthur E. Cote

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780877655770

Category: Medical

Page: 589

View: 8791

Apply the experience of dozens of leading authorities with the new Organizing for Fire and Rescue Services. This special fire service edition of NFPA's Fire Protection Handbook is comprised of 35 informative chapters that present the big picture in a single volume. All the topics fire service managers and fire and life safety educators need to know about are here including: Fire and fire science basics including fire data collection and databases, and use of incident data and statistics Information on fire and life safety education including how to reach high-risk groups, understanding media, and evaluation techniques Guidance on fire department administration and operations, pre-incident planning, EMS, training, apparatus and equipment, PPE, managing response to haz-mat incidents, rescue operations, fireground operations, and more! Order your copy today and put time-tested knowledge to work for you!

Bran's Build Construction Fire Service + Advantage Access

Author: Glenn P. Corbett,Francis L. Brannigan

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 9781284136135

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 486

View: 4806

Each New Print Copy Of Brannigan’S Building Construction For The Fire Service, Enhanced Fifth Edition Also Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access That Unlocks A Complete Ebook, Study Center, Homework And Assessment Center, And A Dashboard That Reports Actionable Data. Experience Navigate 2 Today At Www.Jblnavigate.Com/2. For Over Forty Years, Brannigan’S Building Construction For The Fire Service Has Been The Fire Service’S Most Trusted And Comprehensive Building Construction Resource Available. Now In Its Enhanced Fifth Edition, This Bestselling Resource Continues To Honor Frank Brannigan’S Legacy By Instilling His Passion For Detail And Extensive Practical Experience. His Motto, “Know Your Buildings,” Impacts Every Aspect Of This Text. This Enhanced Fifth Edition Now Features: Coverage Of The National Fire Academy’S Fire And Emergency Services In Higher Education (FESHE) Building Construction For Fire Protection Course Objectives. New Stand-Alone Chapter On New, Light, Green (Solar), And Modular Construction. Enhanced Emphasis On Tactical Considerations Found Throughout The Text. Trust Brannigan’S Building Construction For The Fire Service, Enhanced Fifth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access To Provide Straightforward Information On Different Building Types And Their Unique Hazards Needed To Keep Fire Fighters Safe On The Job.

Exam Prep

Building Construction for the Fire Service

Author: Ben A. Hirst,Chris E. Tragesser

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763753412

Category: Study Aids

Page: 105

View: 7025

This Exam Prep is designed to thoroughly prepare you for a fire service building construction promotion or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter on the actual exam.To help improve examination scores, this preparation guide follows Performance Training Systems, Inc.'s Systematic Approach to Examination Preparation.

Brannigan's Building Construction For The Fire Service

Architecture & Building Sciences, Construction

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1490297650

Category: Education

Page: 34

View: 2011

Facts101 is your complete guide to Brannigan's Building Construction For The Fire Service. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Fire Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Fire prevention

Page: N.A

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The Rescue Company

Author: Ray Downey

Publisher: Fire Engineering Books

ISBN: 091221225X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 328

View: 6594

Part I: Getting started - the rescue company and its people What resue is about Recruiting and staffing Rescue apparatus Tools and equipment State-of-the-art equipment Training Part II: Rescue incidents Impalement Operating on air Buried victims Elevators Airbags Utilizing the rescue company Water rescue teams Confined space Vehicle accidents Part III: Operations and planning Rescue operational plan Rope and rigging Treating victims Concrete Planning for major operations.

Truck Company Operations

Author: John Mittendorf

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN: 1593702183

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 471

View: 6114

This basic, no-nonsense book is a necessity for all firefighters assigned to the truck, as well as members of fire departments who perform the numerous responsibilities of the truck on the fireground. Throughout the book, training tips are included to help you perform the various operations efficiently and effectively. Includes a study guide.

Knowing Your Buildings: A Firefighter's Reference Guide

A Firefighter's Reference Guide

Author: Craig Schwinge

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435481895

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 250

View: 3473

Stay focused on firefighter safety with this first edition of BUILDING CONSTRUCTION: KNOWING YOUR BUILDINGS. An illustrative guide to building construction terms and concepts, this book is a valuable companion for learners as well as a handy reference for

Firefighter's Handbook

Essentials of Firefighting and Emergency Response

Author: N.A

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9781401835750

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 980

View: 2337

This full-color second edition features up-to-date, vital information on today’s fire service combined with current hazardous materials and terrorism coverage — in one all-inclusive volume! Firefighter’s Handbook: Essentials of Firefighting and Emergency Response 2E, highlights all the critical details that apply to the job of today’s firefighter, from the basic requirements of Firefighter I and II, to hazardous materials awareness and operations, to incidents involving terrorism. The comprehensive format provides a welcome alternative to using numerous manuals to train students for the Firefighter I and II and Hazardous Operations levels. Clear and consistent content that is compliant with the 2002 edition of the NFPA 1001 Standard makes this a must-have training aid and resource for every firefighter.


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Category: Construction industry

Page: N.A

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