CRC19: Courses

FT 301 Fire Prevention Technology

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: FT 300

Transferable: CSU

This course provides fundamental knowledge relating to the field of fire prevention, history and philosophy of fire prevention, organization and operation of a fire prevention bureau, use and application of codes and standards, plans review, fire inspection practices with identification and correction of fire hazards, fire and life safety education, and fire investigation. This course meets the National Fire Academy, Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) curriculum model for Fire Prevention.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO 1: Comprehend the qualifications for entry level skills, the discipline and evaluation process, fire service structure, history, philosophy of fire prevention.