How construction type, alterations, design, and materials influence a building’s reaction to fire. Fireground influence on tactics and strategy. Students will learn to assess a structure before a fire and refine skills in fire ground "reading," as well as judge building stability and resistance to fire.
This course can be applied towards:
Textbook and Materials
Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.
- Why Buildings Fall Down, 2nd Ed. (2002)
Levy, Matthys and Salvadori, Mario