Course Number & Name: FSI 105 Fire Prevention and Inspection
Credit Hours: 6.0 Contact Hours: 6.0 Lecture: N/A Lab: N/A Other: N/A
Course Description: This course examines the principles of fire prevention and inspection, with emphasis on the standards designed to protect lives and property from fire and explosion. Based upon the New Jersey Uniform Fire Codes, it covers the regulations, administrative aspects, and enforcement provisions of life safety systems of buildings; safe use and maintenance of facilities; handling of hazardous materials; retrofit requirements of the code; and techniques for fire inspection and investigation. This course satisfies the education requirement for state certification of fire prevention inspectors.