Fire Protection Organization - 3
Career opportunities in fire protection and related fields; philosophy and history of fire protection; fire loss analysis; organization and function of public and private fire protection services; fire departments as part of local government; laws and regulations offering 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. Field trips required. Hours: 54 lect. Field trips required. Offered: F, S. CCS: Occupational Education. Transferable: CSU and private colleges. Note: Elective credit only.