Hazardous materials for First Responders

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#36331 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 5th Edition

Prepare to respond to hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction (WMD) incidents. This new edition provides first responders with information to take appropriate initial actions at WMD incidents and hazardous materials spills or releases. The focus is detailed information about hazardous materials initial operations.

 

NFPA 1072, Standard for Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Emergency Response Personnel Professional Qualifications, 2017 Edition

Awareness Level
Operations Level
Mission-Specific Competencies from NFPA 1072:

  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Decontamination
  • Detection, Monitoring, and Sampling
  • Victim Rescue and Recovery
  • Product Control
  • Evidence Preservation and Public Safety Sampling
  • Illicit Laboratories

Key Features of the Text

  • Learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter
  • Case Study to focus student learning
  • Key Terms and Definition are highlighted
  • Warning and Caution Boxes Emphasize Safety
  • Review questions at the end of each chapter

40 skill sheets are provided at the end of chapters to provide step-by-step instructions to perform crucial skills.

Correlation to JPRs from NFPSA 1072 and NFPA 472 in Appendix A.

$77.40


#36604 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition

The 4th edition of Hazardous Materials for First Responders is written for emergency first responders who are mandated by law and/or called upon by necessity to prepare for and respond to hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction (WMD) incidents. It serves as a primary text for personnel seeking to meet the requirements of NFPA® 472, Standard for Professional Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents (2008 edition) for Awareness-Level, Operations-Level, and Mission-Specific competencies.

The purpose of this book is to provide first responders with the information they need to take appropriate initial actions at WMD incidents and hazardous materials spills or releases. Its scope is limited to giving detailed information about initial operations. Learning objectives are provided at the beginning of each chapter to assist the reader in focusing on the appropriate topic and knowledge and review questions are located at the end of each chapter. Skill sheets are provided at the end of many chapters to provide step-by-step instructions on how to perform crucial skills and activities.

The book is divided into three parts designed to meet the competencies of NFPA® 472. The first three chapters address Awareness-Level competencies. The next four chapters address Operations core competencies. The last seven chapters address Mission-Specific competencies.

$75.38


#75010 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition - eBook

IFSTA full featured eBooks meet the needs of the fire and emergency responder who is fully connected and immersed in the capability of mobile devices to communicate, socialize, and learn.

IFSTA eBooks include features to enhance learning:

  • Downloadable for use while offline.
  • Fully searchable text.
  • Accessible from up to 2 computers and 2 mobile devices.
  • Bookmarked Table of Contents allows quick access to the content.
  • Print-fidelity ensures compatibility with the print version, and student support products.
  • Notes, highlights, and bookmarks are stored in the cloud for access on multiple devices.
  • Copy and print up to 20% of an IFSTA eBook.

$71.19


#36605 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition - Study Guide

This self-study guide is a supplement to the 4th edition of Hazardous Materials for First Responders manual. The questions are designed to help students remember information and to make them think. The guide contains hundreds of multiple choice questions. The answers, found in the back of the self-study guide, are listed by chapter. Each answer is referenced to the Hazardous Materials for First Responders (4th edition) manual page on which the answer can be found.

$29.00


#36860 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition and Study Guide Package

This package includes:

  • Hazardous Materials for First Responders (4th edition)
  • Self-Study Guide (Print)

$101.48


#36606 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition - USB Study Guide

This electronic self-study guide allows students to proceed through the questions in random order, find out immediately whether his or her answer is correct or wrong, and be referred to the source for the correct answer if necessary. All questions are in the multiple-choice format, which provides good practice for civil service and certification examinations. At the end of each session, the program provides a review sheet and allows students to retake any missed questions. Each time the student goes through the program, the questions are rearranged randomly so that no two sessions are identical.

Requires a Microsoft-supported version of Windows and the Adobe Flash Player, which is available as a free download.

$29.00


#36861 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition and USB Study Guide Package

This package includes:

  • Hazardous Materials for First Responders (4th edition)
  • Self-Study Guide (Interactive-USB Flash Drive)

Requires a Microsoft-supported version of Windows and the Adobe Flash&reg Player, which is available as a free download.

$101.48


#36607 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition - Workbook

The course workbook is intended as a study aid for students using the Hazardous Materials for First Responders (4th edition) as part of a class. The use of this workbook will help improve student performances. Instructors may choose to integrate these workbook activities into their classes or use them as homework assignments or pre-course work. Different types of questions and activities are used to reinforce different learning styles. References to page numbers are included in the workbook so students can use the product as a self-study tool by referring to the manual for correct answers. The answer key, however, is included with the instructor's curriculum materials where students cannot obtain access.

$35.00


#36862 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition and Workbook Package

This package includes:

  • Hazardous Materials for First Responders (4th edition)
  • Course Workbook

$106.88


#36608 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition - USB Curriculum

More visually stimulating and interactive - The new style emphasizes graphics by decreasing text on PowerPoint® slides and in some cases, using interactive flash objects. This emphasis adds opportunity for real life illustration and the ability to discuss concepts more concretely. More interaction during instructional time. The new style incorporates review questions and learning activities into instructional time. The review and discussion questions are sequenced to encourage student participation, both individually and as a class. More content driven. The new style uses a graphics based PowerPoint® delivery. This allows students to focus on the ideas and content being delivered, not just the words projected onto the screen.

The curriculum on USB Flash Drive includes the following:
  • Lesson plans for the instructor including learning objectives, lesson outlines, assignment sheets, skills sheets, lesson quizzes, lesson tests, and final exams
  • PowerPoint® visuals for each lesson
  • Clip Art

This curriculum is customizable to meet local needs. All the files are in Microsoft Word® or PowerPoint® to facilitate customization. Local jurisdictions can modify the curriculum to meet their specific needs. You may print out copies of student materials such as the assignment sheets, skills sheets, and tests.

Windows® compatible only.

  • Compatible Operating Systems
  • Windows XP or newer
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 or newer
  • The interactive PowerPoint® slides will not work on a Mac computer. This is a known issue with the Mac version of PowerPoint®.

$120.60


#36859 Hazardous Materials for First Responders, 4th Edition - Instructor Resource Kit - USB

IFSTA now offers high-quality teaching materials in all-inclusive kits and the ability to easily customize the curriculum at any time—all at an affordable price. IFSTA Instructor Resource Kits offers everything instructors need to teach courses that use IFSTA manuals as their primary text.

The Hazardous Materials for First Responders Instructor Resource Kit (4th edition) provides the resources needed to teach courses that use the Hazardous Materials for First Responders (4th edition) manual.

The kit includes:

  • Hazardous Materials for First Responders (4th edition) manual (Print)
  • USB Flash Drive that includes Customizable Curriculum and Clip art
  • Self-Study Guide (Print)

$211.00