Industrial Fire Protection Technician IFPT.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 14 Credit Hours

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Fire Science Technology

What is "Industrial Fire Protection Technician"?

This certificate provides the knowledge and skills required for the design, installation, operation and maintenance of automated sprinkler, fire detection, alarm and suppression systems. This certificate prepares the student to take the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies Level I, Fire Protection Examination.

Program Outcomes

  • Design fire detection and suppression systems for a variety of hazards and the inspection and installation of same.

Career Opportunities

More and more states are moving to National Institute of Certification of Engineering Technologies standards for employment in the fire protection systems field.

Curriculum

Course Title Credits
FST 1111 Fire Behavior & Combustion 3
FST 1113 Fire Prevention 3
FST 2201 Fire Protection Hydraulics & Water Supply 3
FST 2204 Fire Protection Systems 5
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