FIRET 102 Fire Behavior and Combustion

Theory and fundamentals of how and why fires start, spread, and are controlled. An in-depth study of fire chemistry and physics, fire characteristics of materials, extinguishing agents, and fire control techniques.

Units: 3.00

CSU, Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: FIRET 100

Lecture: Minimum 48 hours per semester

Departmental Recommendation: Eligibility for ENGL 101 and MATH 095 or MATH 095C as determined through the Crafton Hills College assessment process. Pass a standardized test of reading comprehension at or above the 12th grade level