Search and Rescue


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#36470 Fire Service Technical Search and Rescue, 8th Edition

Fire Service Technical Search and Rescue, 8th Edition is a primary training text for Level I Rescuers according to NFPA® 1006. The manual presents the knowledge and skills for fire service search and technical rescue for Level I Rescuers to safely and effectively conduct Operations-level rescues as defined in NFPA® 1006. The book also supports the corresponding chapters of NFPA® 1670, Standard on Operations Training for Technical Rescue Incident (2013 Edition). According to NFPA® 1670, an Operations Level Rescuer is able to participate in more complex search and rescue incidents under the supervision of a Rescue Technician.
This NEW training manual focuses on Operations-level situations most common for firefighters and rescue squad members. Technician-level information has been included to provide Operations-level fire/rescue personnel with the background information needed to effectively support complex technical rescue operations. A firefighter or rescue squad member will find the knowledge and skills in this manual, to safely and effectively perform basic search and rescue operations under appropriate supervision.

$64.80


#75137 Fire Service Technical Search and Rescue, 8th Edition - eBook

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$61.20


#36686 Fire Service Search and Rescue, 7th Edition

This manual provides emergency response agencies and their personnel with the information needed to meet the Operations-Level requirements of NFPA® 1670, Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Search and Rescue Incidents (2004). It identifies the requirements that agencies must meet and the tools and techniques that their personnel must master if they are to provide Operations-Level rescue within their jurisdictions.).

This manual focuses primarily on Operations-Level situations to which firefighters and rescue squad members are most often called. However, to provide Operations-Level fire/rescue personnel with the background information needed to effectively support and participate in complex technical search and rescue operations, some Technician-Level information has been included.

$45.90


#75112 Fire Service Search and Rescue, 7th 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.

$36.85


#38110 Fire Service Search and Rescue, 7th Edition - Clip Art

The artwork and photos on this disc are taken directly from the Fire Service Search and Rescue (7th edition) manual. The images are named to correspond with the figure numbers in the manual. All images are in numerical order by chapter. The images on this disc are intended for on-screen computer monitor or projection use only and are at screen resolution (72 dpi).

Windows® and Mac OS® compatible.

$28.00


#36500 Technical Rescue for Structural Collapse, 1st Edition

Because fire department personnel are usually the first responders to structural collapses, firefighters should be trained to locate and free victims from collapsed structures in the safest and most efficient way possible. This manual, which addresses the structural collapse portion of NFPA® 1006, Standard for Rescue Technician Professional Qualifications , and the 1999 edition of NFPA® 1670, Standard on Operations and Training for Technical Rescue Incidents , is designed to go beyond the basic rescue skills detailed in the Fire Service Search and Rescue manual to cover those needed by the rescue technician at these types of incidents.

$44.78


#75118 Technical Rescue for Structural Collapse, 1st 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.

$42.29


#38109 Technical Rescue for Structural Collapse, 1st Edition - Clip Art

The artwork and photos on this disc are taken directly from the Technical Rescue for Structural Collapse (1st edition) manual. The images are named to correspond with the figure numbers in the manual. All images are in numerical order by chapter. The images on this disc are intended for on-screen computer monitor or projection use only and are at screen resolution (72 dpi).

Windows® and Mac OS® compatible.

$28.00


#36956 Urban Search and Rescue in Collapsed Structures, 1st Edition

International Edition

In partnership with the Institution of Fire Engineers, IFSTA has developed a new edition of its Technical Rescue for Structural Collapse aimed primarily at rescuers outside of North America. This edition features terminology and techniques used throughout the world. The validation committee for this manual included fire service professionals from Europe, Asia, and Australia.

$45.90