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Look Inside: Introduction to Fire Protection and Emergency Services, Sixth Edition

Posted by Public Safety Group on 11/4/19 12:27 PM


9781284180152_CVRF_072Introduction to Fire Protection and Emergency Services, Sixth Edition is available now! Check out an exclusive sneak peek.

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Introduction to Fire Protection and Emergency Services, Sixth Edition meets and exceeds the National Fire Academy’s Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) course objectives and outcomes for the Associate’s (Core) course Principles of Emergency Services (C0273). The Sixth Edition provides a comprehensive overview of the fire service and gives future fire service candidates a head start in the competitive selection process.

From the primary duties of the modern fire department, to the history and future of the fire service, to the chemistry and physics of fire and emergency incident management, the Sixth Edition emphasizes safety and professionalism.

The Sixth Edition highlights: 

  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Repeated Exposure to Trauma (RET) and their efforts on fire fighters

  • An expanded discussion of the possible future effects of climate change and its impact on the fire and rescue service

  • Discussions on organizations that support the fire service such as: Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance, Firefighter Cancer Support Network, and Leary Firefighter Foundation 


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