Fire Prevention

Inspection and Code Enforcement

Author: David Diamantes

Publisher: Delmar

ISBN: 9780827384125

Category: Fire prevention

Page: 288

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Depend on this vital resource for the application of building and fire prevention codes in the inspection of buildings and facilities and for compliance through the code enforcement process. The first section of the book discusses code administration, inspection and enforcement procedures, as well as the history of the code development process. Section Two explains model building code fundamentals such as use and occupancy, construction type, height and area and means of egress. The last section uses a step by step approach to the use of fire prevention codes in the inspection process. Coverage of issues such as enforcement authority, determining inspection priorities, maintenance of rated assemblies, fire protection systems, storage occupancies, detonaton and deflagration hazards and hazardous materials storage and processing are covered in depth in this comprehensive guide.(Keywords: Fire Inspection)


Fire Inspection and Code Enforcement

Author: Lynne Murnane,Frederick M. Stowell

Publisher: Fire Protection Publication

ISBN: 9780879393489

Category: Fire prevention

Page: 892

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"A reference manual for both uniformed and civilian inspectors, Fire Inspection and Code Enforcement (7th edition) is a comprehensive source of information. This manual educates inspectors about the principles and techniques of fire prevention and life-safety inspection and code compliance. It addresses NFPA® 1031, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Inspector and Plan Examiner, Levels I and II of the 2009 edition. In addition, this manual has also been written to meet the learning objectives of the Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) Principles of Code Enforcement course. This is a reference manual for both uniformed and civilian inspectors.".

Fire Prevention Inspection and Code Enforcement 4th Edition

Author: David Diamantes

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781508481171

Category:

Page: 386

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The fourth edition of Fire Prevention: Inspection and Code Enforcement is updated to reflect the 2012 ICC and Uniform Fire Codes. This book features step-by-step explanations and practical examples of the use of model building and fire codes, including detailed information on the legal, economic, and political aspects of the fire inspection process. A comprehensive guide to the "nuts and bolts" of actually inspecting and codes, topics addressed include: right of entry, enforcement authority, the permit system, building limits and types of construction, and fire protection systems and their maintenance. The 3-part format enables readers to progress logically from the study of code administration, inspection, and enforcement procedures. Ideal for use as a key component of any professional fire-inspector training program, this book also serves as an excellent reference for building and property maintenance inspectors.

Fire Officer I and II

Author: Performance Training Systems,Ben Hirst,International Association of Fire Chiefs

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0763785970

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 196

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The Second Edition of Exam Prep: Fire Officer I & II is designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Fire Officer I or II certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter on the actual exam. To help improve examination scores, this preparation guide follows Performance Training Systems, Inc.'s Systematic Approach to Examination Preparation. Exam Prep: Fire Officer I & II is written by fire personnel explicitly for fire personnel, and all content has been verified with the latest reference materials and by a technical review committee. Your exam performance will improve after using this system!

Exam Prep: Fire Inspector I & II

Fire Inspector I & II

Author: Dr. Ben Hirst Performance Training Systems

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449664911

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 175

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Exam Prep: Fire Inspector I & II is designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Fire Inspector I or II certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter on the actual exam. To help improve examination scores, this preparation guide follows Performance Training Systems, Inc.’s Systematic Approach to Examination Preparation. Exam Prep: Fire Inspector I & II is written by fire personnel explicitly for fire personnel, and all content has been verified with the latest reference materials and by a technical review committee. Your exam performance will improve after using this system!

Exam Prep: Fire Officer I and II

Author: Ben Hirst Performance Training Systems

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449658911

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 172

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Exam Prep: Fire Officer I & II is designed to prepare you to sit for a Fire Officer I & II certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter. The manual follows the Systematic Approach to Examination Preparation, developed by Performance Training Systems, Inc., to help improve examination scores. The practice examinations were written by fire and emergency service personnel and the content was validated through current reference materials and technical review committees. Your exam performance will improve after using this system.

Exam Prep

Fire Inspector I & II

Author: Ben Hirst Performance Training Systems,Ben Hirst

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449609643

Category: Political Science

Page: 172

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Exam Prep: Fire Inspector I & II, Second Edition is designed to thoroughly prepare you for a Fire Inspector I or II certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter on the actual exam.

Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice

Author: Iafc

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449666523

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 356

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The Complete Fire Inspector I and II Training Solution! Fire inspectors need to know how to interpret and apply national and local codes and standards in the office and in the field. Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice is designed to prepare fire inspectors to ensure the highest standards of fire and life safety in their communities. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) are pleased to bring you Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice, a modern integrated teaching and learning system for the fire inspector. This textbook meets and exceeds the job performance requirements for level I and II fire inspectors from Chapters 4 and 5 of NFPA 1031, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Inspector and Plan Examiner, 2009 Edition. Fire Inspector: Principles and Practice is built on a solid foundation of the basics: building construction, fire growth, and types of occupancies. This fundamental knowledge is presented in a concise, understandable writing style that is easy to digest and recall. The solid foundation of fire and building knowledge then branches out to show the fire inspector how abstract concepts and codes will be concretely applied on a daily basis. This is the text that truly prepares fire inspectors for the real world.

Principles of Fire Prevention

Author: David Diamantes

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781401826116

Category: Political Science

Page: 269

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Principles of Fire Prevention addresses our nation's efforts at fire prevention and the importance of reducing fire loss, and it helps readers understand the value of fire prevention, protection and associated programs. Coverage includes the origins of our national, state, and local fire prevention efforts as well as current examples that emphasize the need for stronger programs. In addition, the book discusses the elements of plan review, inspection and investigation, as well as the logistics of staffing and financial management of fire prevention.


Municipal Benchmarks: Assessing Local Perfomance and Establishing Community Standards

Assessing Local Perfomance and Establishing Community Standards

Author: David Ammons

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 131746432X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 536

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Completely updated with new listings and statistics throughout, this comprehensive resource goes beyond the current literature on local government performance measurement and provides benchmarks on more than 40 key topics against which performance can be assessed in all areas of operation. "Ammons has assembled a remarkable volume of benchmark data for a comprehensive range of municipal government services. Municipal Benchmarks will be of considerable help for municipalities in laying the groundwork for an accountable government." - Harry Hatry, The Urban Institute "I am delighted to see that ideas for advancing our industry are alive and thriving. Ammons's collection does an incredible service to every municipal manager in the country, and perhaps the world. These benchmarks clearly set standardized ways of looking at measuring the performance of municipal service delivery." - Ted Gaebler, City Manager, Rancho Cordoba, CA (co-author of Reinventing Government)

Exam Prep: Fire Officer I & II

Fire Officer I & II

Author: Dr. Ben Hirst Performance Training Systems

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449664903

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 172

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Exam Prep: Fire Officer I & II is designed to prepare you to sit for a Fire Officer I & II certification, promotion, or training examination by including the same type of multiple-choice questions you are likely to encounter. The manual follows the Systematic Approach to Examination Preparation, developed by Performance Training Systems, Inc., to help improve examination scores. The practice examinations were written by fire and emergency service personnel and the content was validated through current reference materials and technical review committees. Your exam performance will improve after using this system.

Priniciples of Fire Prevention

Author: David Diamantes

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1439057486

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 320

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PRINCIPLES OF FIRE PREVENTION, 2E is the ideal book to address our nation's efforts at fire prevention and the importance of reducing fire loss. Based on the National Fire Academy FESHE course for Fire Prevention, this book helps readers understand the va