Covers features of design and operation of fire alarm systems, water-based fire suppression systems, special hazard fire suppression systems, water supply for fire protection, and portable fire extinguishers. Prerequisites: FP 112, MTH 60, WR 115, and RD 90 or equivalent placement test scores.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
3.00

Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 14957

From the Instructor:
The book used in this class is: IFSTA Fire Detection and Suppression Systems 4th Edition Learning outcomes are: Describe the significant historical events that have influenced fire protection technologies. List the various classes of fire and describe the appropriate methods of extinguishment. List the major types of alarm systems and describe the purpose and function of their major components. List the major types of sprinkler systems and describe the purpose and function of their major components. List the major types of standpipe systems and describe the purpose and function of their major components. List the major types of chemical systems and describe the purpose and function of their major components. List the major types of explosive suppression and ventilation systems and describe the purpose and function of their major components. Describe the value of automatic sprinkler systems in providing life safety and property protection. Demonstrate connecting to an FDC and the changing of a flowing sprinkler head.
Course Specific Requirements:
FP 111, RD 115, Wr 121
Web Technical Requirements:
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WEB » 14957 - 05-Jan-2015 thru 20-Mar-2015
Instructor: Dennis C Katz
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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