Introduction to Structural Fire Protection

$ 29.00

Continuing Education Units (CEU): 0.10

Expected Duration: 1 Hour

This course introduces passive fire resistance features in building design, the key elements in structural fire protection.

Upon completion you should be able to:

  • Explain the difference between active and passive fire protective systems
  • Identify the major fire resistive materials standards
  • Identify the major fire resistive design standards

Who Will Benefit

Anyone whose job involves designing, reviewing, evaluating or installing fire protection systems, including: designers, installers, engineers, electrical contractors, technicians, project managers, fire marshals, and architects.

Course Summary

  • Selected building code regulations
  • Fire resistive construction and its role in fire and life safety
  • Various references and sources of design information
  • Standard test basis for fire resistive ratings
  • Prescriptive code requirements for fire resistive construction