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These units require an airline and large quantities ofbreathing air (10 to 25 cubic feet per minute) and are not as effective as the active and passive cooling units in controlling the body's core temperature. I Ice-cooled Vests—These vests ...
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A Complete Training Solution for Hazardous Materials Technicians and Incident Commanders! In 1982, the authors Mike Hildebrand and Greg Noll, along with Jimmy Yvorra, first introduced the concept of the Eight-Step Process© for managing hazardous materials incidents when their highly regarded manual, Hazardous Materials: Managing the Incident was published. Now in its Fourth Edition, this text is widely used by fire fighters, hazmat teams, bomb squads, industrial emergency response teams, and other emergency responders who may manage unplanned hazardous materials incidents. As a result of changing government regulations and consensus standards, as well as the need for terrorism response training, Mr. Noll and Mr. Hildebrand have modified and refined their process of managing hazmat incidents and added enhanced content, tips, case studies, and detailed charts and tables. The Fourth Edition contains comprehensive content covering: • Hazard assessment and risk evaluation • Identifying the problem and implementing the response plan • Hazardous materials properties and effects • Identifying and coordinating resources • Decontamination procedures • The Eight-Step Process© • Personal protective equipment selection • Procedures for terminating the incident The Fourth Edition’s dynamic features include: • Knowledge and Skills Objectives correlated to the 2013 Edition of NFPA 472, Standard for Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents • ProBoard Assessment Methodology Matrices for the Hazardous Materials Technician and Hazardous Materials Incident Commander levels • Correlation matrix to the National Fire Academy’s Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Bachelor’s (Non- Core) Managerial Issues in Hazardous Materials Course Objectives • Realistic, detailed case studies • Practical, step-by-step skill drills • Important hazardous materials technician and safety tips
Their own physiological survival and ability to combat their enemies depend on their ability to maintain safe core temperatures. Researchers examined the effectiveness of superficial cooling vests on core body temperature and skin ...
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Learn how to apply the science of exercise physiology to your exercise programs and to solve the problems you’ll encounter every day in practice. You’ll explore the principles of movement on which exercise is based, while you develop the confidence you need to create individualized exercise programs based on current lifestyles, schedules, and abilities, and properly progress those fitness programs through the stages of the ACE IFT training model.
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This Third Edition Of Fire Department Incident Safety Officer Prepares Aspiring And Current Safety Officers To Meet And Exceed The Specific Job Requirements Outlined In Chapter 5 Of NFPA 1521: Standard For Fire Department Safety Officer, 2015 Edition. This Extensively Revised Third Edition Includes Current Information On Responding To Incidents Involving Hazardous Materials, Wildland Fire, Technical Rescue, And Other Disasters. In Addition, This Edition Provides Methods For The Development And Improvement Of Existing Safety Programs. Fire Department Incident Safety Officer Is Divided Into Three Sections: Preparing The Incident Safety Officer, Front-Loading Your Knowledge And Skills, And The Incident Safety Officer On-Scene. Each Section Comprises Chapters Related To Each Of The Three Main Topics, And In A Casual, Straightforward Manner, Thoroughly Describes The Best Practices For The ISO, Incorporating The Most Current Data Available. The Third Edition Features Include: A New Chapter Dedicated To The Use Of Isos At Training Activities And Planned, Nonemergency Events Content That Aligns With The New NFPA 1521, Standard For Fire Department Safety Officer Professional Qualifications (2015 Edition) Updated Firefighter Rehabilitation Strategies Updated Content That Reflects A Complete Understanding Of The Issues And Concerns Associated With Newer And Alternative Building Construction Methods, Including “Green” Construction And Renewable/Alternative Electrical Power Sources Specific ISO Concerns Associated With Fire Suppression Staffing, Deployment, And NFPA 1710/1720 Criteria Results From Recent Fire Behavior Research Projects, Conducted By The National Institute Of Standards And Technology And Underwriters Laboratories Thought-Provoking Case Studies And Follow-Up Questions In Each Chapter Constructive Tips And Safety Information Noted Throughout Plus, Each New Print Copy Of Fire Department Incident Safety Officer, 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.