Fire fighters working within an industrial fire brigade must posses professional competencies not required of other response personnel. Updated to cover the 2012 Edition of NFPA 1081, Standard for Industrial Fire Brigade Member Professional Qualifications, the Revised First Edition of Industrial Fire Brigade: Principles and Practice meets and exceeds the standard and will provide fire fighters with the knowledge necessary to handle fire prevention and protection within workplace environments.
Industrial Fire Brigade: Principles and Practice includes coverage of the four different levels of an industrial fire brigade member. These levels include:
- Incipient Industrial Fire Brigade Member (INCIP)
- Advanced Exterior Industrial Fire Brigade Member (EXT)
- Interior Structural Industrial Fire Brigade Member (INT)
- Industrial Fire Brigade Leader (FBL)
Industrial Fire Brigade: Principles and Practice also provides essential guidance for compliance with OSHA Regulations 29 CFR § 1910.156, as well as NFPA 600, Standard on Industrial Fire Brigades.