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Emergency Lighting Systems FIRE 2077

Fire Protection and Inspection Part-time Studies Course

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

Cost

$584.71 - $615.04 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are three offerings of FIRE 2077 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 37434

Duration

Thu Sep 15 - Thu Oct 20 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 37434
  • $615.04
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 15 - Oct 20 Thu 18:45 - 21:45 Burnaby
Instructor

Jasvinder Johal

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$615.04

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. 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.
Status

CRN 37435

Duration

Fri Oct 07 - Fri Nov 18 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 37435
  • $615.04
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 07 - Nov 18 Fri 17:30 - 20:30 Burnaby
Instructor

Jasvinder Johal

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$615.04

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. No class November 11th (Remembrance Day). 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.
Status

CRN 45453

Duration

Fri Nov 04 - Sun Nov 06 (3 days)

  • 3 days
  • CRN 45453
  • $584.71
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 04 Fri 14:30 - 17:30 Online
Nov 05 Sat 08:30 - 17:30 Online
Nov 06 Sun 08:30 - 14:30 Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$584.71

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. PLEASE NOTE: This course will be delivered in an ONLINE format. Details will be provided shortly. Course is three days in duration: Friday 1430-1730; Saturday 0830-1730; Sunday 0830-1430 Please purchase the required textbook prior to the first class, either on campus in-person or at - www.bcit.ca/bookstore 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.
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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