FIRE206

Fire Protection Systems, Equipment and Industrial Fire Protection

(3,0) 3

Use and water supply needs of sprinkler and stand pipe systems and devices, fixed detection and control systems and devices, fire department testing, inspection and maintenance. Alarm centers, warning devices and safety considerations are covered along with fire flow calculations and risk assessment. Examination of fire and lifestyle hazards in business and industry. Emphasis on managing fire prevention and training private fire brigades. Prerequisites: FIRE101, 111, 204 and MATH086 or equivalent/satisfactory score on ACT or placement exam.