Exploring Careers: Careers in Emergency Response, 1st Edition

  • Christine Wilcox
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  • ISBN-10: 1682821056
  • ISBN-13: 9781682821053
  • DDC: 363.34
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

A recent rise in the frequency of natural disasters, mass shootings, and terrorist attacks means that there has never been a greater need for emergency response professionals. Comments from people in the industry, current statistics and forecasts, and realistic descriptions provide a useful look at emergency response jobs ranging from firefighters to search and rescue specialists to trauma surgeons.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: Emergency Response: A Career of Service and Sacrifice.
1: Emergency Dispatcher.
2: Emergency Medical Technician.
3: Firefighter.
4: Police Officer.
5: Emergency Nurse.
6: Search and Rescue Specialist.
7: Emergency Management Specialist.
8: Trauma Surgeon.
9: Interview with a Firefighter.
Other Jobs in Emergency Response.
Index.
About the Author.
Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: Emergency Response: A Career of Service and Sacrifice.
1: Emergency Dispatcher.
2: Emergency Medical Technician.
3: Firefighter.
4: Police Officer.
5: Emergency Nurse.
6: Search and Rescue Specialist.
7: Emergency Management Specialist.
8: Trauma Surgeon.
9: Interview with a Firefighter.
Other Jobs in Emergency Response.
Index.
About the Author.