Empire State College:  State University of New York Skip navigation Home | MyESC | Site Index


Online Learning Home > Online Learning Catalog > Community & Human Services >

Course Description:

Review fire prevention background and concepts; non-governmental fire prevention functions; government fire prevention efforts; preparation of fire prevention personnel; fire prevention through building and fire safety codes; effective fire prevention inspection; human reaction to fire emergencies; public fire education; research in fire prevention; international fire prevention practices; evaluation of fire safety efforts; cause determination; and arson suppression.

Prerequisites: students should be familiar with fire prevention practices and have fire training experience.

Suggested: College Writing, Computer Information Systems, Advanced Fire Administration or equivalents.

This online course is offered through Online Learning. You can take this as an individual course or as part of an online degree program, with term starts in March, May, September, November and January. View current term offerings and all online courses. Click here to register for online courses.

Other Areas: The Arts | Business, Management & Economics | Community & Human Services | Communications, Humanities & Cultural Studies | Educational Studies | Historical Studies | Human Development | Labor Studies | Nursing | Science, Math & Technology | Social Science
Upper Level
Credits: 4
Term(s) Offered (Subject to Change) : Fall 1.

For Books and Materials List Go to the Online Bookstore