ERIC Number: ED062593
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Support Assistants for Fire Emergencies; Student Manual, Part A. Firefighting for Civil Defense Emergencies.
International Association of Fire Chiefs, New York, NY.
A manual intended to help fire departments and Civil Defense organizations train people to support regular fire forces during a national emergency is presented. It contains 11 chapters: Introduction, Modern Weapons and Radioactive Fallout, Role of Fire Service in Civil Defense, Local Fire Department Organization, Role of Support Assistants in Civil Defense Fire Emergencies, Discipline and the Firefighter, Basic Concepts of Fire Behavior, Techniques of Fire Prevention and Fire Limitation, Fundamentals of Fire Suppression, Elementary Firefighting Techniques, and Shelter Duties. (CK)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Civil Defense (DOD), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: International Association of Fire Chiefs, New York, NY.