FIRE PREVENTION ORGANIZATION & MANAGEMENT

FST3082 - FIRE PREVENTION ORGANIZATION & MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

Examines the factors that shape fire risk and the tools for fire prevention, including risk reduction education, codes and standards, inspection and plans review, fire investigation, research, master planning, various types of influences, and strategies.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Describe aspects of risk reduction education and overall community risk reduction.
  2. Explain the fundamental aspects of codes and standards, and the inspection and plan review process.
  3. Describe the fire investigation process and discuss fire prevention research.
  4. Discuss historical and social influences and describe the master planning process.
  5. Describe economic and governmental influences on fire prevention.

Douglas Wehmeyer