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ERIC Number: ED159337
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Jun
Pages: 44
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Fire Service Training. Salvage and Overhaul Practices. (Revised).
North Carolina State Dept. of Community Colleges, Raleigh.
One of a set of fourteen instructional outlines for use in a course to train novice firemen' this guide covers the topics of salvage and overhaul practices. In section 1 the techniques for the use and care of salvage equipment are presented. Besides covers, the major types of salvage equipment are arranged in kits according to the specific jobs to be done. Section 2 delineates various operations conducted during overhaul, including searching for and extinguishing hidden fires, determining the causes of the fire, recognizing arson, and obtaining data for the official report. This outline is to be used in conjunction with the International Fire Service Training Association's manual, "Salvage and Overhaul Practices" (see note). (An outline of the whole course covering all fourteen topics briefly is provided in the first volume of the set--CE 016 662.) (ELG)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Community Colleges, Raleigh.
Identifiers: Arson; Overhaul (Fire Science); Salvage (Fire Science)
Note: The manual for this unit is available from International Fire Service Training Association, Fire Protection Publications, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74074 ($3.50); Another manual referenced in the unit, "Motor Fire Apparatus," is available from National Fire Protection Association, 470 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02210 (NFPA No. l901, $4.75); For related documents see CE 016 662-675