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FIRE 2080 - Automatic Sprinkler and Standpipe Testing

Fire Protection and Inspection Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

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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

$610.50

Winter 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 88658

Wed Jan 13 - Wed Mar 31 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 13 - Mar 31 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Joe Robinsmith

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$610.50

Notes

  1. 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.

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.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.

CRN 60312

Wed Apr 07 - Wed Jun 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jun 23 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$610.50

Notes

  1. Please note: 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 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.

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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