2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Nov 19, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FIRE 1102 - Principles Fire Science Technology


This course provides an overview of fire protection and emergency services; career opportunities in fire protection and related fields; culture and history of emergency services; fire loss analysis; organization and function of public and private fire protection services; fire departments as part of local government; laws and regulations affecting the fire service; fire service nomenclature; specific fire protection functions; basic fire chemistry and physics; introduction to fire protection systems; introduction to fire strategy and tactics; and life safety initiatives. 3 credits