CRC19: Courses

FT 302 Fire Protection Equipment and Systems

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: FT 300 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU

This course provides information relating to the features of design and operation of fire detection and fire alarm systems, heat and smoke control systems, water-based fire suppression systems, special hazard fire suppression systems, fire protection and sprinkler systems, water supply for fire protection, as well as portable fire extinguishers.This course meets the National Fire Academy, Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education (FESHE) curriculum model for Fire Protection Systems.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

SLO 1: Comprehend laws, regulations, codes, standards, and the regulatory and advisory organizations that influence fire department operations at the national, state, and local level.