ERIC Number: ED225011
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Fire Protection Specialist, Blocks IV and V, 17-3. Military Curriculum Materials for Vocational and Technical Education.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Chanute AFB Technical Training Center, IL.
This military-developed text contains the fourth and fifth blocks of a five-block course for use in training fire protection specialists. Covered in the individual volumes are the following topics: structural firefighting (operation and maintenance of hydrants, emergency response activities, structural pumpers, vehicle positioning and relay, hose operations, hose loads and finishes, hose lays, structural firefighting procedures and operations, preservation of evidence, and fire station maintenance) and aerospace vehicle firefighting (rescue operations, ramp vehicles, procedures for on-scene operations, emergency response exercises, aircraft approach exercises, small-frame aircraft fires, medium-frame aircraft fires, large-frame aircraft fires, and aircraft arresting systems). This half of the course includes both teacher and student materials. Among the printed instructor materials provided are lesson plans with an outline of the teaching steps and a plan of instruction detailing the units of instruction, objectives, duration of the lessons, and supportive materials needed. Student materials include two study guides with objectives, text readings, and review questions as well as two workbooks with exercises. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.; Chanute AFB Technical Training Center, IL.