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FA-1 Online "Fire Alarm System Overview"

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Public$340.00

*NEW* FA-1 Replacing "Introduction to the Fire Detection & Alarm Industry. $340 for course material + $210 for required manual + applicable taxes. Learn at your own pace, self study.

This course provides a general understanding of fire alarm protection systems. It discusses the purpose and specific application of the different codes and standards that regulate the industry. It introduces the student to architectural considerations regarding fire containment. Information about testing laboratories, their procedures, testing methods and how listed/approved materials achieve greater degrees of life safety will be covered. Other topics include; the nature of fire, extinguishment methods, fire alarm testing methods, interpretation of drawings, specifications and other contract documents.