Learn to communicate simply, but effectively, with Spanish-speaking contractors, workers and business owners. Tailored specifically for City Inspectors, this helpful manual allows you to communicate simply and clearly with contractors and business owners alike to approve structures, inform of any code violations, and to check licenses and permits without the frustration that language barriers create in these situations. Its easier than you think no grammar, no alphabet to memorize, no rules to study. Just learn key phrases and terms specifically for Building & Fire Inspectors.
Workplace Spanish® for Building & Fire Inspectors has been created from training classes conducted initially for the fast-growing City of Alpharetta, Georgia. This quick-reference manual contains more than 500 key terms and phrases, divided into useful topics which meet daily communication needs. Youll master Spanish pronunciation and be able to engage in short conversations focusing on common terms and directions, fire and building inspections, building materials, areas in residential and commercial buildings and much more. The book also features a practical quiz section called Drills for Skills, as well as a helpful alphabetical keyword listfor easy reference.
The one-hour audio CD covers all phrases covered in the book, plus pronunciation tips and suggestions on how to learn more quickly. The CD features both a native Spanish speaker and a non-fluent, yet accurate English speaker repeating the terms and phrases.