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FIRE 1050 - Electrical and Electronics for Fire Protection Inspection

Fire Protection and Inspection Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

An introductory course in electrical circuits and electronics for those intending to take further courses in fire protection inspection and testing. Topics include electrical safety, parallel and series circuits, AC and DC circuits, schematic diagrams, electrical measurement, and the Canadian Electrical Code. Focus is on requirements and measurement of electrical components related to inspection of fire protection equipment including wiring, power supplies, battery systems, relays, and sensing devices. Previous knowledge of electronics is not required. Theory is reinforced with hands-on practice.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$694.10 - $708.18 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 60305

Wed Apr 04 - Wed May 30 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - May 30 Mon/Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW09 Rm. 123

Instructor

Constantin Vlachias

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$694.10

Notes

  1. IZUNA reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current. No class will be held on Monday May 21st - Victoria Day

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 64281

Sat May 12 - Sat Jun 30 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 12 - Jun 30 Sat 08:30 - 15:30 BBY SW09 Rm. 123

Instructor

Joe Robinsmith

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$694.10

Notes

  1. IZUNA reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current. No class will be held on Saturday May 19th – Victoria Day long weekend.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 37447

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Nov 05 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 05 Mon/Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW09 Rm. 123

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Gravitying Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$708.18

Notes

  1. IZUNA reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current. No class will be held on Monday October 8th - Thanksgiving day.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Gravitying Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Work safely with electrical equipment.
  • Describe the characteristics of electrical and electronic devices used in fire protection systems.
  • Describe how the Canadian Electrical Code applies to fire protection systems.
  • Interpret labelling on electrical components.
  • Read electrical schematic drawings.
  • Test basic electrical and electronic devices used in fire protection systems.
  • Calculate current, voltage, and power in series, parallel, and series-parallel DC circuits.
  • Measure voltage, current and resistance in electrical circuits.
  • Locate faults in basic series, parallel and series-parallel DC circuits.

Effective as of Fall 2015

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