Fire Service Instructor

Fire Service Instructor

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DescriptionWritten specifically for the fire service, this book features educational theory that is presented in a practical manner. Whether aspiring to be an instructor or someone who has been teaching for year, this book will provide the background, knowledge and tools you need to become and informed instructor. Firefighters are often thrust into a teaching role. They may be the best at extrication or other tactical elements of their job, but may not know how to present their knowledge in a classroom situation. This book is designed to to guide an instructor through the process of translating expiereince and knowledge into a format for teaching a student
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Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 203.2 x 251.5 x 17.8mm | 589.68g
  • Pearson
  • Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 0131245570
  • 9780131245570

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Written specifically for the fire service, this book features educational theory that is presented in a practical manner. Whether you're an aspiring instructor or have been teaching for years, it will provide you with the background, knowledge, and tools you need to become an informed instructor.

Ideas for developing your own curriculum Case studies and real-life examples taken from the author's own experience as an instructor in the fire service Easily accessible resources, including contact information for national and international fire associations, professional organizations, periodicals, and Internet links
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Table of contents

Chapter 1 - The Role of the InstructorChapter 2- Methodologies of InstructionChapter 3 - Learning TheoriesChatper 4 - Learning EnvironmentsChapter 5 - Legal Issues in InstructionChapter 6 - Conducting Practical Training ExercisesChapter 7 - Testing and Evaluation TechniquesChapter 8 - Instructional MediaChapter 9 - Curriculum DevelopmentChapter 10 - Organizing and Running a Training ProgramChapter 11 - Professional Development and Resources
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