Fire Service Personnel Management with MyFireKit by Steven T. EdwardsFire Service Personnel Management with MyFireKit by Steven T. Edwards

Fire Service Personnel Management with MyFireKit

bySteven T. Edwards

Hardcover | August 5, 2009

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Fire Service Personnel Management is written with basic public personnel management concepts and incorporates fire service applications and examples throughout, while serving as both a successful text in the classroom and as an excellent resource for promotional officer candidates. Updated topics include: fire service personnel development, professional qualifications, recruitment, and diversity issues. The book is a top-notch resource for promotional officer candidates and current managers in the fire service.

Steven T. Edwards is the director of the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute of the University of Maryland. The Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute is the state's comprehensive training agency for emergency services, training more than 34,000 students each year. He is a former fire chief of the Prince George's County Fire Department i...
Title:Fire Service Personnel Management with MyFireKitFormat:HardcoverDimensions:416 pages, 10.1 × 8.1 × 0.9 inPublished:August 5, 2009Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0135126770

ISBN - 13:9780135126776

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1  Overview of Personnel Management

Chapter 2  Workforce Issues of the Twenty-First Century

Chapter 3  Legal Issues

Chapter 4  Job Analysis and Design

Chapter 5  Fire Service Recruitment

Chapter 6  Selection for Employment and Promotion

Chapter 7  Training and Development

Chapter 8  Performance Appraisal

Chapter 9  Discipline

Chapter 10  Health and Safety

Chapter 11  Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining

Chapter 12  Productivity and Performance

Chapter 13  Fire Service Professional Development