Rapid Intervention Guidelines
Watch a scenario for background on your Assignment. Then, in two separate reports,
complete the following:
As technology and science improves the fire service, new ideas and concepts are taught.
Prepare a report to compare and contrast RECEOVS and SLICERS.
Discuss how both impact various building construction types.
Compare RECEOVS and SLICERS as they pertain to controlling fires in
large common attics.
Determine if any fire prevention methods can assist with controlling fires
in large common attics. Keep in mind that fire prevention methods go
beyond doing fire prevention presentations.
Review the department’s rapid intervention guidelines.
Submit at least one change to the policy that you think will make it easier to
implement or make it more comprehensive in a formal report to the fire chief.
If you have any problems viewing the scenario, download a script for the scenario.
In addition to fulfilling the specifics of the Assignment, a successful project must also
meet the following criteria:
Include a cover page and references page in 10–12-point font (Arial, Courier, and
Times New Roman are acceptable).
Viewpoint and purpose should be clearly established and sustained.
Assignment should follow the conventions of Standard American English (correct
grammar, punctuation, etc.).
Writing should be well ordered, logical, and unified, as well as original and
Your work should display superior content, organization, style, and mechanics.
Unit 2 – Fire Science [FS498: Bachelor’s Capstone in Fire Science]
Appropriate citation style should be followed. More details can be found in the
GEL-1.02 Universal Writing Rubric.
You should also make sure to:
Include a title page with full name, class name, section number, and date.
Include an introductory and concluding paragraph and demonstrate collegelevel communication through the composition of original materials in Standard
Use examples to support your discussion.
Cite all sources on a separate reference page at the end of your paper and
cited within the body of your paper using APA format.
Compose your project and save your documents in the following format: Last name First
name Assignment. (Example: SmithJohn Unit 2 Assignment). Submit your Assignment
by selecting the FS Unit 2 Assignment Dropbox by the end of Unit 2.