Description
Principles of Emergency Services
This course provides an overview to fire protection and emergency services; career opportunities in fire protection and related fields; culture and history of emergency services; fire loss analysis; organization and function of public and private fire protection services; fire departments as part of local government; laws and regulations affecting the fire service; fire service nomenclature; specific fire protection functions; basic fire chemistry and physics; introduction to fire protection systems; introduction to fire strategy and tactics; life safety initiatives.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
2
Offering
Course
FIRET 10503191
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Protective Services
Typically Offered
Fall