UCC 141 FIRE PROTECTION INSPECTOR ICS – PART II
UCC 141 – Fire Protection Inspector ICS – Part II
Course Number & Name: UCC 141 Fire Protection Inspector ICS – Part II
Credit Hours: 4.0 Contact Hours: 4.0 Lecture: 4.0 Lab: N/A Other: N/A
Prerequisites: Grade of “C” or better in UCC 140
Co-requisites: None Concurrent Courses: None
Course Description: This course covers techniques for plan review and field inspection of fire protection systems and electrical systems. It is a detailed study of the New Jersey Uniform Code and the International Building Code, focusing on its relation to fire prevention. It is part two of a two-part 120-hour course required for licensure as Fire Protection Inspector ICS.
Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:
- demonstrate knowledge of the organization and content of the UCC and the fire protection subcode;
- identify, describe, and apply systems design and installation practices required by the UCC and/or its referenced standards for active and passive fire suppression to determine the adequacy of fire detection and fire alarm systems in plan review;
- demonstrate knowledge of basic fire protection requirements; and
- identify and describe information pertaining to the structural, architectural, mechanical, fire protection, and electrical features of a building that must be shown on the plans to ensure compliance with the requirements of the Uniform Construction Code.