ERIC Number: ED159337
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
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
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Community Colleges, Raleigh.