Jul 16, 2019  
2019-20 Catalog 
    
2019-20 Catalog

FIRE 170 - Advanced Extinguishing Agents


Part of the industrial firefighting curriculum designed specifically for those firefighters involved in industrial emergency response. Students will be exposed to a variety of specialized extinguishing agents used in the modern industrial setting. Hands-on activities will include the use of a variety of portable and fixed extinguishing systems. Includes training evolutions involving “live” fire scenarios. This course is repeatable three times. The amount of credit awarded shall be 0.5 credit hours each time the student successfully completes the course. The total number of credits that will apply as elective credit shall be two credits. Prerequisite(s): Must be a member of an industrial fire brigade.
(PCS 1.2, 0.5 credit hours - 0.5 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)