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Fire Alarm Systems: Inspection and Testing FIRE 2084

Fire Protection and Inspection Part-time Studies Course

Course details

In this course, students are introduced to the basics of fire alarm systems, their operation, and the correct method to conduct periodic inspections and tests. Completion of inspection reports will be covered, along with applicable Building Code and Fire Code requirements.

Prerequisite(s)

  • Fire 1050 or equivalent, or basic knowledge of electricity and electronics.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$637.32

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are two offerings of FIRE 2084 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 37438

Duration

Sat Oct 15 - Sat Nov 26 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 37438
  • $637.32
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 15 - Nov 26 Sat 08:30 - 15:30 Online
Instructor

Joe Robinsmith

Course outline

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Cost

$637.32

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. No class November 12th (Remembrance Day Weekend). 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 43687

Duration

Tue Sep 13 - Thu Oct 20 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 43687
  • $637.32
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Oct 20 Tue, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW09 Rm. 127
Instructor

Joe Robinsmith

Course outline

View

Cost

$637.32

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

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.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will have a basic, working understanding of:

  • Describe fire alarm systems components, functions and operation.
  • Discuss codes, standards and regulations applying to fire alarm systems.
  • Identify and describe applicable inspection and test procedures.
  • Conduct inspections and tests to ensure compliance.
  • Complete appropriate documentation and reports.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2015

Related Programs

Fire Alarm Systems: Inspection and Testing (FIRE 2084) 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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