FST 208 - Fire Alarm Systems II at Thomas Nelson Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2019-08-01

Teaches advanced design and installation methods of fire alarm equipment and devices and the requirements of codes and standards that govern fire alarm systems and installations including National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 70), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 72), the National Fire Alarm Code, and the National Electric Code (NEC).
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of this course is to provide individuals with the principles of fire alarm installation, inspection and testing in order to prevent or minimize potential losses from fire, water, smoke and/or explosions, as well as prepare students for the National Society of Protection Engineers - National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET) Fire Alarm Systems Level III and IV certification examinations.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

FST 207

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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