FISC 111

Building Construction (FISC 111)

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Building Construction

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 3.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in FISC 100. This course provides the components of building construction related to firefighter and life safety. The elements of construction and design of structures are shown to be key factors when inspecting buildings, preplanning fire operations, and operating at emergencies. [Semesters Offered: Spring]

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Day Time Campus Method Building

Building Construction

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 3.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: None. Students will explore the methods and materials used to construct buildings, how the design and engineering of a structure can influence smoke and fire travel and how the structural integrity of a building is affected by fire. The safety of building occupants and firefighters is emphasized. [Semesters Offered: Variable]

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Day Time Campus Method Building
01/10/2022 - 04/29/2022 Niles Hybrid Niles Campus-146