This course is comprised of four main sections: review of main components, a method to calculate hydraulic pressure, techniques for commissioning new fire sprinklers, and a discussion of codes and standards for monthly and annual inspections.
- Industry experience or departmental approval.
Below is one offering of FIRE 2080 for the Fall 2022 term.
Wed Sep 14 - Wed Nov 30 (12 weeks)
- 12 weeks
- CRN 37437
Class meeting times
|Sep 14 - Nov 30||Wed||18:30 - 21:30||Online|
Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.
- Internet delivery format.
PLEASE NOTE: This course will be delivered in an ONLINE format. Details will be provided shortly. BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Describe the components that comprise wet and dry fire sprinkler systems.
- Calculate expected water hydraulic pressure in the incoming wet fire sprinkler system main.
- Commission a new fire sprinkler system.
- Perform monthly, quarterly and annual inspections of both wet and dry fire sprinklers and standpipes utilizing the appropriate codes and standards.
Effective as of Winter 2022
Automatic Sprinkler and Standpipe Testing (FIRE 2080) is offered as a part of the following programs:
School of Energy
- Fire Protection Inspection and Testing
Associate Certificate Part-time
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