FIRE-FIGHTING

 

COURSE SYLLABUS

CHAPTER:-1: INTRODUCTION TO FIREFIGHTING
  1. Firefighting Introduction
  2. Firefighting – Codes & Standards
  3. Definitions, Symbols & Installation
  4. Application of Fire Fighting Systems
CHAPTER:-2: BASICS OF FIRE
  1. Introduction to Fire
  2. Chemistry of Fire
  3. The Fire Triangle
  4. The Fire Tetrahedron
  5. Extinguishment Considering the Fire Tetrahedron
  6. Hazardous/Combustible Material
CHAPTER:-3: CLASSIFICATION OF FIRES
  1. Introduction to Fire
  2. Chemistry of Fire
  3. The Fire Triangle
  4. The Fire Tetrahedron
  5. Extinguishment Considering the Fire Tetrahedron
  6. Hazardous/Combustible Materials
CHAPTER:-4: FIRE MAIN SYSTEMS
  1. General Principles of the Fire Main System
  2. Straight Streams
  3. Fog Streams
  4. High-velocity Fog Streams
  5. Low-velocity Fog Streams
  6. Limitations of Fog Streams
  7. Combination Nozzle Operation
  8. Conclusion
CHAPTER:-5: FIRE EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS
  1. Fixed Gas Fire-extinguishing Systems
  2. CO2 Fire Extinguishing Systems
  3. Fixed Water Fire-extinguishing Systems
  4. Water Spray System
  5. Water Sprinkler Systems
  6. Water Mist Systems
  7. Foam Fire Extinguishing Systems
  8. Types of Foams
  9. Portable/Semi-portable Fire Extinguishers
  10. Types of Fire Extinguishers
  11. Maintenance
CHAPTER:-6: FIRE FIGHTING SPRINKLER SYSTEMS
  1. Water Sprinkler Systems
  2. Wet pipe systems
  3. Dry pipe systems
  4. Deluge systems
  5. Other systems
  6. Sprinkler system layout
  7. Fire Water Demand
  8. Preparation of Sprinkler Layout
CHAPTER:-7: PIPING SYSTEMS
  1. Pipe
  2. Pipe Designators
  3. Other Elements
  4. Piping Systems
  5. Types of Piping Materials
  6. Standard Fire Fighting and Piping Symbols
  7. Methods of Manufacture
  8. Pipe Ends and Jointing Methods
  9. Codes & Standards
  10. Piping supports
  11. Piping Isometrics
  12. Valves
  13. Pipe sizing as per NFPA
CHAPTER:-8: FIRE FIGHTING PUMPS
  1. Types of Firefighting Pumps
  2. Sizing and Selection of Fire Pumps
  3. Fire Pump Room Layout
CHAPTER:-9: FIRE DETECTION SYSTEM
  1. Design Considerations
  2. Fire Detection & Alarm Design
CHAPTER:-10: SITE INSTALLATION
  1. Installation Procedures
  2. Testing & Commissioning
  3. Pressure Testing
  4. Inspections
  5. Safety Measures
CHAPTER:-11: FIREFIGHTING DOCUMANTATION
  1. Bill of Quantity
  2. Material Submittals
  3. Equipment Schedules
  4. Technical Schedules
  5. Estimation & Costing
  6. Tracking List
CHAPTER:-12: SOFTWARE
  1. AutoCAD Expert level
  2. Master Converter
  3. MS Excel
CHAPTER:-13: INTERNATIONAL DRAWINGS
  1. Introduction to International Drawings
  2. Work Flow chart
  3. Setting level for Piping
  4. Complete Shop Drawing Preparation
  5. Co-ordination
  6. Drawings Representation & Text setting
CHAPTER:-14: PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT
  1. Communication & Presentation
  2. Leadership
  3. Time Management
  4. How to start a daily routine
  5. Interview Skills
  6. Interpersonal Relationships
  7. Stress management
  8. Motivation
  9. Positive Communication
  10. Positive Thinking Tips
  11. Resume development