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FIRE 2080 - Automatic Sprinkler and Standpipe Testing

Fire Protection and Inspection Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Provides those who operate, test and inspect these systems with an understanding of components and their operation; procedures for completing commissioning tests; weekly, monthly, yearly and other tests required. Testing of water supplies; interpreting test results, recommending changes for code compliance.

Prerequisite(s)

Industry experience or departmental approval.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$623.60

Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 88658

Wed Jan 12 - Wed Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 30 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online

Instructor

Joe Robinsmith

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$623.60

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note: The delivery format for this course changed from in-person/in-class to ONLINE DELIVERY for the Winter 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). 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.

3 seats remaining as of Dec 8, 2021 11:11 am (PST). Availability may change at any time.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • The principle components, basic standards of design and installation and fire control and fire suppression effectiveness of wet, dry, pre-action and deluge automatic sprinkler systems, and standpipe and hose systems installed in commercial and industrial premises.
  • The testing of water supplies.
  • The testing and inspection of wet, dry, pre-action and deluge automatic sprinkler systems and standpipe and hose systems - identify and describe applicable inspection and test procedures.

Effective as of Fall 2010

Related Programs

FIRE 2080 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

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

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