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Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills Student Workbook

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    ISBN: 9781449688240

International Association of Fire Chiefs 

This Student Workbook will help students reinforce what they will learn in both the Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills, Third Edition textbook and in the classroom. The exercises are designed to encourage critical thinking and aid comprehension through a variety of exercises for each chapter, including: Case studies and corresponding questions Figure-labeling exercises Crossword puzzles Matching, fill-in-the-blank, short-answer, and multiple-choice questions Skill Drill activities Answers for these exercises can be found in the Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills, Third Edition Instructor’s Tool Kit.  

Table of Contents

Chapter  1   The History and Orientation of the Fire Service
Chapter  2   Fire Fighter Safety
Chapter  3   Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) 
Chapter  4   Fire Service Communications 
Chapter  5   Incident Command System 
Chapter  6   Fire Behavior
Chapter  7   Building Construction 
Chapter  8   Portable Fire Extinguishers 
Chapter  9   Fire Fighter Tools and Equipment 
Chapter  10   Ropes and Knots 
Chapter  11   Response and Size-Up 
Chapter  12   Forcible Entry
Chapter  13   Ladders
Chapter  14   Search and Rescue 
Chapter  15   Ventilation 
Chapter  16   Water Supply 
Chapter  17   Fire Attack and Foam 
Chapter  18   Fire Fighter Survival 
Chapter  19   Salvage and Overhaul 
Chapter  20   Fire Fighter Rehabilitation
Chapter  21   Wildland and Ground Fires 
Chapter  22   Fire Suppression 
Chapter  23   Preincident Planning
Chapter  24   Fire and Emergency Medical Care
Chapter  25   Emergency Medical Care 
Chapter  26   Vehicle Rescue and Extrication 
Chapter  27   Assisting Special Rescue Teams
Chapter  28   Hazardous Materials: Overview 
Chapter  29   Hazardous Materials: Properties and Effects
Chapter  30   Hazardous Materials: Recognizing and Identifying the Hazards 
Chapter  31   Hazardous Materials: Implementing a Response 
Chapter  32   Hazardous Materials: Personal Protective Equipment, Scene Safety, and Scene Control 
Chapter  33   Hazardous Materials: Response Priorities and Actions
Chapter  34   Hazardous Materials: Decontamination Techniques 
Chapter  35   Terrorism Awareness 
Chapter  36   Fire Prevention and Public Education 
Chapter  37   Fire Detection, Protection, and Suppression Systems 
Chapter  38   Fire Cause Determination 

Section  Answer Key   Not Included

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