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Essentials 6- Chapter 3: Fire Department Communications (Exam Prep ?)
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Communications center equipment may include:
Two-way radio systems
The minimum requirements for receiving, processing, and dispatching emergency responders are found in:
A radio is a type of:
Public alerting system
What is a very reliable, but only transmits their location, not the emergency type?
Wired telegraph circuit box
Inquiries and requests for assistance to personal calls from family members or friends are considered:
What external communication begins with an alert to stations, apparatus, or individuals?
Dispatching emergency services
What type of documents may be found in a pre-plan book along with preincident surveys?
Fire prevention inspections
What is an example of internal communications?
Knowing the limitations of radio communication is part of general knowledge of:
What is a way radio systems are classified?
Location and size
Radio signals travel between the transmitter and receiver in either analog or ________ format.
A simplex system is defined as when:
One way radio transmits and another receives
What depends on repeaters to route calls assigning transmissions to available frequencies?
What is used to distinguish among physical frequencies or channels in conventional systems?
What is used to transmit calls to two or more talkgroups>
Who issues communication licenses to fire departments?
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
What is a standardized set of emergency-specific word and phrases used by fire departments?
To overcome physical barriers when using the radio, turn your body 90% and:
Lift the radio higher
What may help with ambient noise when communicating with a radio?
Communications requires units to identify themselves in every:
Holding the radio/microphone 1 to 2 (25 mm to 50 mm) from your mouth when transmitting is a:
Guideline for ensuring message is heard and understood
A description of conditions as they appear can also be called a:
A brief initial report
The arrival report should contain the:
Address of incident if different from original
What contains the transfer of command?
What includes an air consumption report when given?
Tactical progress report
What is intended to warn personnel at a scene of an impending hazard?
Emergency radio traffic
What would be a systematic method of confirming the status of units operating at the scene?
Personal accountability report
What is a limitation of a personnel accountability report?
It uses a considerable amount of time
What is vital to fire department operations from legal, statistical, and record-keeping standpoints?
Post incident report
Why was the National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) developed?
To create data for analysis
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