Brannigan's Building Construction for the Fire Service
Author: Corbett, Glenn P.
Brand: Jones & Bartlett Learning
- Brand new fire service book
Number Of Pages: 486
Release Date: 03-08-2016
Details: Product Description Each new print copy of Branniganâ€ s Building Construction for the Fire Service, Enhanced Fifth Edition also includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a complete eBook, Study Center, homework and Assessment Center, and a dashboard that reports actionable data. Experience Navigate 2 today at www.jblnavigate.com/2. For over forty years, Branniganâ€ s Building Construction for the Fire Service has been the fire serviceâ€ s most trusted and comprehensive building construction resource available. Now in its Enhanced Fifth Edition, this bestselling resource continues to honor Frank Branniganâ€ s legacy by instilling his passion for detail and extensive practical experience. His motto, â€œKnow your buildings,â€� impacts every aspect of this text. This Enhanced Fifth Edition now features: Coverage of the National Fire Academyâ€ s Fire and Emergency Services in Higher Education (FESHE) Building Construction for Fire Protection course objectives. New stand alone chapter on New, Light, Green (Solar), and Modular Construction. Enhanced emphasis on tactical considerations found throughout the text. Trust Branniganâ€ s Building Construction for the Fire Service, Enhanced Fifth Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access to provide straightforward information on different building types and their unique hazards needed to keep fire fighters safe on the job. About the Author Glenn Corbett, P.E. is an Assistant Professor of Fire Science at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City. He also serves as Technical Editor of Fire Engineering magazine, as an Assistant Chief of the Waldwick, New Jersey Fire Department, and a member of the New Jersey State Fire Code Council. He is a former president of the New Jersey Society of Fire Service Instructors. He was a member of the Federal Advisory Committee to the National Construction Safety Team that investigated the 9/11 World Trade Center disaster and the fire at the Station nightclub in Rhode Island. His past code enforcement experience includes serving as the Administrator of Engineering Services of the San Antonio, Texas Fire Department and as a Fire Protection Consultant in the City of Austin, Texas Fire Department.
Package Dimensions: 9.4 x 7.4 x 1.0 inches