Page Tools:

Firefighting Strategies and Tactics , Enhanced Third Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Author(s): James S. Angle, Program Director, Fire Training Center, St. Petersburg College, St. Petersburg Florida, Florida
Michael F. Gala Jr., Chief of Uniformed Personnel, New York City, Fire Department, New York, New York
David Harlow, Retired Fire Chief
William B. Lombardo, Fire Chief, South Trail Fire and Rescue, Fort Myers, Florida
Craig M. Maciuba, Fire Chief, Palm Harbor Fire Rescue, Palm Harbor, Florida
Details:
  • ISBN-13: 9781284116007
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     490 pages      © 2015
Price: $114.95 US List
Add to Cart Request a Review Copy

Each new print copy of Firefighting Strategies and Tactics, Enhanced Third 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.

Firefighting Strategies and Tactics, Enhanced Third Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access is the fire service’s most complete and comprehensive “strategies and tactics” resource available for fire service professionals. This textbook offers clear, systematic guidance on how to take control of the fireground – even under the most adverse conditions. In addition to residential dwellings, the Enhanced Third Edition covers best practices to safely and effectively manage fires in residential dwellings, commercial buildings, high-rises, places of assembly, vehicles, and in the wild.

Firefighting Strategies and Tactics, Enhanced Third Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access features:

  • Complete coverage of the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Strategies and Tactics model curriculum.
  • New and improved chapter organization, including a new chapter dedicated to Pre-Fire Planning.
  • End-of-chapter case studies that help students apply what they have learned.
Chapter  1  History of Fire Service Strategies and Tactics
Chapter  2  Fire Fighter Safety
Chapter  3  Incident Management Systems
Chapter  4  Coordination and Control
Chapter  5  Basic Building Construction
Chapter  6  Fire Dynamics
Chapter  7  Preincident Planning
Chapter  8  Extinguishing Agents
Chapter  9  Built-in Fire Protection
Chapter  10  Company Operations
Chapter  11  One- and Two-Family Dwellings
Chapter  12  Multiple-Family Dwellings
Chapter  13  Commercial Buildings
Chapter  14  Places of Assembly
Chapter  15  High-Rise Office Buildings
Chapter  16  Vehicle Fires
Chapter  17  Wildfires
Chapter  18  Special Fires
Chapter  19  After the Incident
Chapter  20  Putting it All Together
Appendix  A  FESHE Correlation Guide for Strategy and Tactics

James S. Angle-Program Director, Fire Training Center, St. Petersburg College, St. Petersburg Florida, Florida

James (Jimmy) S. Angle is the fire chief of the Palm Harbor, Florida Fire Rescue Department. He has over 30 years of fire service experience. He also teaches various courses at St. Petersburg College.

Michael F. Gala Jr.-Chief of Uniformed Personnel, New York City, Fire Department, New York, New York

Michael Gala has significant experience as a fire officer in a large urban fire department and experience in teaching fire service personnel at the NYC Fire Department Training Academy. Because of his diversity in assignments, he has developed experience in both engine and truck company functions, as well as operations in multiple story buildings. He is currently assigned to one of the busiest ladder companies in NYC where he serves as a Captain. He has a bachelor's degree in fire science adminstration and a master's degree in Protection Management from John Jay College in New York.

 

 

 

 

David Harlow-Retired Fire Chief

David Harlow is retired after 31 years with the fire service, the last two as fire chief in south Florida. Before moving to Florida he served nearly 29 years with the Fairborn, Ohio Fire Department where he retired as Division Chief. The city of Fairborn surrounds Wright-Patterson AFB and was a very active department. He has a associate degree in fire engineering, a bachelor degree in fire administration, and a master's degree in urban adminstration.

William B. Lombardo-Fire Chief, South Trail Fire and Rescue, Fort Myers, Florida

William B. Lombardo started as a career at South Trail Fire and Rescue in Fort Myers, Florida in 1987. He worked his way through the ranks and in 2006 was promoted to Deputy Chief.  He has an associate degree in general edication and slao in fire science. He also has a bachelor degree in exectutive management and is a graduate of the National Fire Academy's  Executive Fire Officer Program. He is a certified Paramedic and is also a certified fire inspector, company officer, and Instructor III through the Florida Bureau op of Fire Standards and Training. He also teaches at the Fire Department Instructors' Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana and Fire Rescue East in Florida.

Craig M. Maciuba-Fire Chief, Palm Harbor Fire Rescue, Palm Harbor, Florida

Craig M. Maciuba holds an associate degree in fire science and a bachelor degree in XX. He is also a graduate of the National Fire Academy's Executive Fire Officer Progam. He has significant experience in incident command and initial fire scene operation. He served as a comapny officer with one of the busiest engine companies in Pinellas County, Florida, a densely populated area of Florida's west coast. He has a strong background in training and education at the fire department and fire academy level. He currently is a Fire Chief with the Palm Harbor, Florida Fire Department.

$272.95
Please contact your sales rep to order

Instructor's ToolKit CD

ISBN-13: 9781284045406

Preparing for class is easy with the resources on the Instructor’s ToolKit CD. The CD includes the following resources:

  • Adaptable PowerPoint presentations that provide instructors with a powerful way to create presentations that are educational and engaging to their students. These slides can be modified and edited to meet instructors’ specific needs.
  • Lecture Outlines that include all of the topics covered in the text. The lecture outlines can be modified and customized to fit any course.
  • Test Bank containing an abundance of multiple-choice questions that allows instructors to create tailor-made classroom tests and quizzes quickly and easily by selecting, editing, organizing, and printing a test along with an answer key, including page references to the text.
  • Image and Table Banks offer a selection of the most important images and tables found in the text. Instructors can use these graphics to incorporate more images into the PowerPoint presentations, make handouts, or enlarge a specific image for further discussion.
  • Detailed lesson plans keyed to the PowerPoint presentations with sample lectures, lesson quizzes, and teaching strategies.
  • Teaching tips and ideas to enhance your presentation.
  • Answers to all end-of-chapter student questions found in the text.
  • Test Bank that contains an abundance of multiple-choice questions and allows instructors to create tailor-made classroom tests and quizzes quickly and easily. An answer key with page references to the text is also provided.
$60.95
Please contact your sales rep to order

Navigate Course Manager

ISBN-13: 9781284060706

Combining our robust teaching and learning materials with an intuitive and customizable learning platform, Navigate Course Manager enables instructors to create an online course quickly and easily. The system allows instructors to readily complete the following tasks:

  • Customize preloaded content or easily import new content
  • Provide online testing
  • Offer discussion forums, real-time chat, group projects, and assignments
  • Organize course curricula and schedules
  • Track student progress, generate reports, and manage training and compliance activities