IFSTA Fire Service Orientation and Terminology Book, 4th Edition
IFSTA Fire Service Orientation and Terminology acquaints new firefighters with a wide array of topics relating to the fire service. The manual explains the various roles of fire service personnel by illustrating the typical job and operation descriptions, and covers the traditions and history of the fire service. The manual also addresses such vital background work as fire prevention, firefighter safety, public fire and life safety education, and fire investigation. Featuring a fire service dictionary with thousands of terms used within the fire service, IFSTA Fire Service Orientation and Terminology provides valuable insight into the inner workings of the fire service. 4th Edition (2004). 433 pages.
Note: IFSTA Fire Service Orientation and Terminology has been revised to align with the FESHE Program and meets the course objectives for Principles of Emergency Services (Introduction to the Fire Service).
IFSTA (International Fire Service Training Association) is an association of fire service personnel who are dedicated to upgrading fire fighting techniques and safety through training. Fire Protection Publications (FPP) is a division within Oklahoma State University and the world's leading publisher of training materials for the fire and emergency services. FPP serves as the headquarters for the International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA).