FFP 2111

Fire Chemistry (3)

Vocational hours: 45

Classification: Occupational

This course is designed to show the different features and forms of matter and energy, common substances, and how they relate to fires. The chemical formulae of flammable and combustible substances, their bondings and separations, as well as the different chemical reactions related to fire and oxidation are covered. Particular emphasis is placed on the specific substances to ignite and accelerate burnings. Note: This course may require pre/post course work. Student will be notified prior to class. (45 hours)