416 289 5000
1-800-268-4419 (in Ontario)

P.O. Box 631 Station A
Toronto, ON, M1K 5E9

Fire Alarm System - Overview

Course Code PTFA-101
Course Name Fire Alarm System - Overview
Category Engineering Technology & Applied Science
Description This course will provide you with a general understanding of fire alarm protection systems. While discussing the purpose and specific application of the different codes and standards that regulate the industry, it will also introduce you to architectural considerations regarding fire containment. You will become familiar with information as wide ranging as: testing laboratories and their procedures, testing methods and how listed/approved materials achieve greater degrees of life safety, the nature of fire, fire extinguishing methods, fire alarm testing methods, interpretation of drawings, specifications and other contract documents.
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Call Enrollment Services at 416-289-5300

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Contact Telephone: 416-289-5000 ext. 52188

As this is a government funded course, please note that the tuition fee amount, indicated below, is for domestic students only. International students are charged at the International student tuition fee rate - Enrollment Services will direct you to where you can obtain the current fee rate for this course.
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Section Cost Semester Start Date End Date Meeting Times Campus
801 $250.01 Fall 2022 2022-09-17 2022-10-22
Times Days
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM S
12:30 PM to 03:30 PM S
Progress Campus
821 $250.01 Winter 2023 2023-01-14 2023-03-11
Times Days
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM S
12:30 PM to 03:30 PM S
Progress Campus
841 $250.01 Summer 2023 2023-05-06 2023-07-01
Times Days
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM S
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M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday R - Thursday F - Friday S - Saturday U - Sunday
TBA - To Be Announced