Fire Service Hydraulics & Water Supply

Course Number: 
FSC 2020
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Fire Science (FSC)
Credits 
3.00

This course provides a foundation of theoretical and mathematical knowledge to understand the principles of fluids and the use of water in fire protection and to apply hydraulic principles and formulas to analyze, plan, and solve water supply problems. Fire ground applications include pump operations, hose lines, nozzle pressures and providing adequate water supply for fire suppression, tanker shuttles, and large diameter hose.

3 hours of lecture per week