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Canadian Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills, Enhanced Third Edition

Author(s): International Association of Fire Chiefs
National Fire Protection Association
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284079883
  • Kit     pages      © 2014
Price: $164.95 US List
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Specifically Designed for Canadian Recruit and In-Service Training

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), and Jones & Bartlett Learning are pleased to bring you the Canadian Third Edition of Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills, a ground-breaking training system that is sure to revolutionize Canada’s fire fighter education. From metric measurements to coverage of firefighting in extreme cold weather, this special edition of Fundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills is perfectly suited for Canadian fire fighter training and features:

  • A dedicated chapter to provide an orientation and history of Canada’s fire service
  • An emphasis on safety and lessons learned from National Fire Fighter Near Miss Reporting System cases from the U.S. and Canada
  • Coverage of firefighting in extreme cold weather
  • Significantly updated chapters on hazardous materials and incident command to meet Canadian training requirements

International Association of Fire Chiefs

Established in 1873, the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) is a powerful, professional membership organization of more than 12,600 chief fire and emergency officers. The mission of the IAFC is to provide leadership to career and volunteer chiefs, chief fire officers, and managers of emergency service organizations throughout the international community through vision, information, education, services, and representation to enhance their professionalism and capabilities. Members of the IAFC are the world’s leading experts in fire fighting, emergency medical services, terrorism response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search and rescue, and public safety legislation.

National Fire Protection Association

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has been a worldwide leader in providing fire, building, electrical, and life safety to the public since 1896. The mission of the international nonprofit organization is to reduce the worldwide burden for fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating scientifically-based consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education. Developer of the National Electrical Code®, and 300 other codes and standards through a full, open-consensus process, NFPA also produces educational curricula, including the Risk Watch® community-based injury prevention curriculum and the Learn Not to Burn® fire safety curriculum. NFPA headquarters is in Quincy, Massachusetts.