Course Descriptions

FPT 102 - Fire Prevention and Inspection

3 Credits

The fundamental requirements of fire prevention. This course emphasizes the laws applied to fire prevention, including federal fire safety requirements for industry and commerce, solving technical problems encountered, recognition of hazards, prevention of fires and inspection techniques. Special attention is applied to life safety from fire in the home, school, public assembly, and all other places where people are assembled and endangered by fire. Three class hours.

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Conduct fire inspections to limit the occurrence and spread of fire.
2. Identify possible hazards and recommend corrective action.
3. Analyze technical systems and processes for safe operation.
4. Employ sound fire prevention and inspection principles in pre-incident planning.

Course Offered Fall only

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Fall Semester 2016
Intersession 2017
Spring Semester 2017