Management in the Fire Service

ISBN-10: 0763744018

ISBN-13: 9780763744014

Edition: 3rd 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Harry R. Carter, Erwin Rausch, National Fire Protection Association

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Sharpen your leadership skills and improve departmental performance! This revised edition of Management in the Fire Service is the best source for proven strategies on handling the managerial challenges unique to your field. You'll find the latest on vital topics such as pre-fire planning, incident command, public fire and life safety education, management of financial resources, and training. New chapters on Fire Prevention, Code Enforcement, and Labor Relations in the Fire Service are also included. Boost your effectiveness in motivating, supervising, and evaluating personnel, and apply management theory principles to actual service situations. From chief and company officers to fiscal, personnel, and administrative managers, if you're in a management position, this book will boost your performance!
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Book details

List price: $90.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 5/23/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 450
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.936

Introduction to Management in the Fire Service
Management Functions in the Fire Service and Fire Officer Responsibilities
Commanding the Response to an Emergency Incident
Fire Prevention and Code Enforcement
Fire and Life Safety Education
Pre-Incident Planning and Related Loss Reduction Activities
Management of Physical Resources
Management of Financial Resources
Fire Service Personnel Management
Employee Relations in the Fire Service
Training as a Management Function
Fire Department Services Beyond Firefighting
Guidelines and Additional Insight 2
Additional Insights 3 and 4
Additional Insights 5 and 6
Additional Insights 7 and 8
Decision Consideration at a Fire
Examples of Goals and Objectives in Implementing the Incident Action Plan
Defensive Strategies at Fires
Seven Reasons for Using Multiple Alarms
The 3Cs Model
FESHE Correlation Guide
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