Fire Alarm

Fire Alarm
Introduction
Fire Alarm Technician is responsible to deploy, repair or replace fire alarm system and linked equipment and tools. He is also responsible for maintaining a regular schedule inspection, documenting all the activities, help other skilled trade men and ensures the availability of equipment and materials as needed.

General Information
Course Industry:
Fire Alarm
Course duration:
240 credit hours (45 days)
Instructor:
Mr. Raja Nisar Akbar
Prerequisites:
Middle or Matriculate
Course availability:
Available at Rawalpindi, Lahore and Karachi campuses.
Course Fee:
12,000 PKR ($240)

Desire Learning Objective

This course will help you to:
 

  •          Consult drawings with the target of determining the effective installation
             of novice or upgraded systems.

     
  •          Coordinate with assigned Foreman in order to accomplish the work order
             efficiently.

     
  •          Identify loopholes of electrical related work or failures of given tasks.
     
  •          Comply with building safety policies and regulations.
     
  •          Test the fire alarm, security systems and their parts for proper functioning.
     
  •          Install components (panels, pull stations, audible/visual alarms, detectors
             etc.)

     
  •          Respond immediately in emergency situations for taking safety steps and
             timely actions

 

Instructional Techniques

We impart knowledge and Practical Training in following way:

Ethics, discipline, motivation, health and safety training:  Half an hour daily           (10%) 

Theoretical knowledge:                                                                    One (01) hour daily              (25%)

Hands on Training:                                                                                Six (06) hour daily                (65%)

 

COURSE CONTENTS:

Introduction to Fire Alarms

  •          Characteristics and properties of fire 
  •          Fire hazardous materials 
  •          Alarm and detection systems and related devices 
  •          Fire safety (extinguishing) systems 
  •          Development and significance of building and fire codes (fire sector number)
  •          Objectives of fire safe designs

Electrical Safety

  •          Measuring instruments
  •          Resistance
  •          Current and voltage
  •          Ohm’s law, power, energy and power factor
  •          Direct current and DC series circuits
  •          Parallel DC circuits
  •          Series-parallel DC circuits
  •          Alternating current and voltage

Electronics

  •          Capacitors ,Capacitance  and Capacitive Reactance
  •          Inductors ,Inductance and Inductive Reactance
  •          Semi-conductor principles
  •          Transformers
  •          Rectifier (junction) diode
  •          Zener diode
  •          Light emitting diode (LED)
  •          Linear DC power supplies
  •          Binary / Numeric system
  •          Logic gates

Fire Alarm system

  •          Definitions
  •          Main system requirements 
  •          Codes and standards
  •          Manual pulling stations 
  •          Heat actuated devices 
  •          Sprinklers used in lieu of heat detectors
  •          Smoke actuated fire detectors 1
  •          Alarm signal and communication appliances 
  •          Electrical code & wiring 
  •          Wiring techniques and methodologies
  •          Control equipment 
  •          Multiplexed systems 
  •          Installation of devices
  •          System operational principles 
  •          System verification 
  •          Maintenance, inspection and dynamic testing