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Emergency Lighting Systems FIRE 2077

Fire Protection and Inspection Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

This course provides an overview of the inspection and testing requirements for unit equipment for emergency lighting systems. Students will work with various types of batteries, chargers and testers, and perform applicable tests and calculations. Building code requirements and techniques for trouble-shooting emergency lighting units will be covered.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

1.5

Domestic fees

$609.22 - $641.54 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below is one offering of FIRE 2077 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 78184

Duration

Thu Feb 15 - Thu Mar 21 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 78184
  • Domestic fees $641.54
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 15 - Mar 21 Thu 18:45 - 21:45 Burnaby SW09 Rm. 123
Instructor

Jasvinder Johal

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$641.54

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current. Please contact soepts@bcit.ca for additional information.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are three offerings of FIRE 2077 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 60310

Duration

Tue May 14 - Tue Jun 18 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 60310
  • Domestic fees $609.22
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 14 - Jun 18 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 Online
Instructor

Jasvinder Johal

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$609.22

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Please contact soepts@bcit.ca for additional information. The delivery format for this course changed from in-person/in-class to ONLINE DELIVERY for the Spring/Summer term. This is an instructor-led online course. Upon registration, please visit the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) for further information regarding course material(s). Please purchase any required course material such as textbooks prior to the first class - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

CRN 60309

Duration

Mon Jun 03 - Wed Jun 19 (3 weeks)

  • 3 weeks
  • CRN 60309
  • Domestic fees $641.54
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 03 - Jun 19 Mon, Wed 18:45 - 21:45 Burnaby SW09 Rm. 123
Instructor

Jasvinder Johal

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$641.54

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Please purchase any required course material such as textbooks prior to the first class - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ Please contact soepts@bcit.ca for additional information. BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

CRN 65611

Duration

Sat Jul 06 - Sun Jul 14 (3 weeks)

  • 3 weeks
  • CRN 65611
  • Domestic fees $609.22
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 06 - Jul 13 Sat 11:00 - 18:00 Online
Jul 07 - Jul 14 Sun 11:00 - 14:00 Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$609.22

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. Please contact soepts@bcit.ca for additional information. This is an instructor-led online course. Upon registration, please visit the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) for further information regarding course material(s). Please purchase any required course material such as textbooks prior to the first class - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify different types and sizes of batteries.
  • Determine an equivalent replacement battery for an emergency lighting unit.
  • Perform the tests and measurements required by building codes of emergency lighting units.
  • Use Ohm’s and Joules Law to confirm emergency lighting units are installed correctly.
  • Repair emergency lighting units.

Effective as of Winter 2016

Related Programs

Emergency Lighting Systems (FIRE 2077) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Fire Protection Inspection and Testing
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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