Careers as a First Responder

Essential Careers

First responders are typically the first on the scene to aid victims of serious and life-threatening incidents. Whether they are emergency medical technicians (EMTs), paramedics, or search-and-rescue (SAR) personnel, first responders must act quickly and skillfully in a variety of situations, helping people in danger or medical distress. This title gives an overview of this rewarding career, including various jobs within the field and the career training and credentials needed to perform them. Quotes from first responders and dramatic color photographs of many real-life events make this book an exciting resource for anyone interested in this essential career.

Library Bound Book List: $36.75 / S&L: $27.60
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Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 7-12+

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4488-8234-2
Author : Gina Hagler
Copyright : 2013
Language : English
Category : Guidance, Careers
Pages : 80
Trim : 6 1/2" x 9 1/8"
Dewey : 362.18
Subject : Guidance, Careers
Binding : Library
BISAC : JNF000000, JNF024030
Bibliography • List of Organizations • Web Sites • Author Biography • Index • Glossary • Author Introduction • For Further Information Section • Further Reading • Sidebars