JFT26A: FIRE PREVENTION 1A
This is a required course for Level 1 Fire Prevention Officer 1 Certification. Curriculum includes organization and function of fire prevention; fire and life safety inspections; codes and ordinances relating to the use and storage and use of flammable, combustible, toxic, reactive and radioactive materials; engineering and enforcing a solution of a fire hazard; fire extinguisher and fixed systems requirements. PREREQUISITE: Firefighter 1A and 1B Certification or equivalent. ADVISORY: Eligible for English 250 and English 420.
- Describe general fire inspection practices.
- Describe the responsibilities of fire prevention personnel.
- Identify the procedures for correcting fire hazards.
- Describe the characteristics and common examples of explosives, fireworks, combustible dusts and metals.