INTRODUCTION TO FIRE TECHNOLOGY

FTA* 112

This introductory course reviews the nature and extent of the fire problem in the
United States, the characteristics and behavior of fire, the state, regional, national
and international organizations with responsibility for fire control and suppression,
extinguishing agents, fire protection equipment and other basic aspects of fire
protection technology. Formerly listed as FTA 102, not open to students who have
successfully completed FTA 102.