2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jan 29, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

INEL 45115 - Advanced Fire Alarm Systems

0.42 CR
In specific situations, a fire alarm system must have additional redundancy built into the system. In addition to traditional wiring methods, Class A fire alarm systems have unique connections that will dictate installation methods. In this module, students will explore several aspects for installing, troubleshooting, and maintaining a Class A fire alarm system as well as the ancillary equipment controlled by fire alarm systems.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Interpret building plans, specifications, electric service, and electrical drawings.
  2. Discuss transformer theory and calculations Identify power distribution systems and their unique connection characteristics and connections.
  3. Determine appropriate transformer sizes for various projects.
  4. Identify common signaling systems and their appropriate application.