Fire Science

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FS 12 FIRE SERVICE HYDRAULICS 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: MATH 35 or equivalent.] Introduces students to hydraulics laws and formulas as they relate to fire service. Includes calculations to assure adequate water pressures and volumes at fire department operations. Emphasizes principles of fluid pressure, fire pump operation and design, hose line construction and capability, and community water supply capabilities. [D]
FS 12 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85862 FS 12 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Hall,Darren 9 5*
ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
FS 20 FIRE APPARATUS AND EQUIPMENT 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: MATH 35 or equivalent] Emphasizes driving laws, driving technique, construction and operation of pumping engines, ladder trucks, aerial platforms, specialized equipment, apparatus maintenance, and theoretical hydraulic calculations. [D]
FS 20 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85863 FS 20 531 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Hall,Darren 9 4*
ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 2 Total Sections: 2