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Live Fire Training: Principles & Practice

bookstore_feature_feb_23Feb. 23, 2011 – All firefighters need the safe and controlled “real-life” training offered through live fire exercises in order to be fully prepared for the hazards of the fire ground. Live Fire Training: Principles and Practice provides a definitive guide on how to ensure safe and realistic live fire training for both students and instructors.

Based on NFPA 1403, Standard on Live Fire Training Evolutions, this essential resource features:
• Detailed instructions on preparing for live burns in acquired structures, using gas-fired and non-gas-fired permanent structural props, and working with exterior live fire props.
• Incident reports of actual live-fire training accidents, including a summary of the lessons learned.
• Current live fire training legal requirements and direction on how to remain compliant of industry standards.
• A singular focus on fire fighter safety throughout the text.

For more information, or to purchase this product, visit the Firehall Book Store.

February 23, 2011 
By Stefanie Croley

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