Fire Dynamics and Combustion - Cleveland Community College

Fire Dynamics and Combust

This course covers the theories and fundamentals of how and why fires start and spread, and how they are safely controlled referenced in NFPA standard 1001. Topics include components of fire, fire sources, fire behavior, properties of combustible solids, classification of hazards, and the use of fire extinguishing agents. Upon completion, students should be able to describe the properties of matter and dynamics of fire, identify fuel sources, and compare suppressants and extinguishment techniques.

Course Details

Area of Interest Fire Protection
Class Hours 3
Credits 3
Semesters Available Spring
Available Online Yes