Pablo P Candela –
SALALAH: ‘Industrial Personal Safety: A Foundation ESP Reading Skills Workbook’ is a book designed to prepare and highlight personal safety of future operators in industrial environments. It focuses on fundamental reading skills through simple reading passages about personal safety in the industrial sector. Classroom-tested, practical reading exercises follow the reading passages. The content of the reading passages is about personal protection. It consists of 10 units and a review unit. Each unit addresses how to protect one particular area of the human body and introduces a reading skill then guides the trainee to apply the reading skill in contextual activities about personal safety.
The book is written by Pablo P Candela, Lecturer in English at Salalah College of Applied Science (CAS).
The book is written specifically for the industrial trainees who use English as a foreign language (EFL) and those who use English as a second language (ESL).
It has reading passages about body protection and simple reading skills exercises to build up self-esteem and confidence.
The book is sequential and graduated introduction of reading skills, pre-technical and technical vocabulary.