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Building Construction - With Access

Building Construction - With Access - 2nd edition

Building Construction - With Access - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780132830072

ISBN10: 0132830078

Building Construction - With Access by Michael Smith - ISBN 9780132830072
Edition: 2ND 12
Copyright: 2012
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2012
International: No
Building Construction - With Access by Michael Smith - ISBN 9780132830072

ISBN13: 9780132830072

ISBN10: 0132830078

Edition: 2ND 12

Summary

Building Construction: Methods and Materials for the Fire Service, Second Edition, emphasizes the impact that an understanding of the principles of building construction has on firefighting strategy. Written by an author with extensive knowledge and experience in both the fire service and construction industries, it explains building materials and processes that are involved in the construction of structures and provides students with the knowledge required to operate safely and effectively within residential or commercial buildings. Discussions of actual incidents experienced by the author and case studies containing critical thinking questions give students a better understanding of what to expect in the field.